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Stolen innocence

my story of growing up in a polygamous sect, becoming a teenage bride, and breaking free of Warren Jeffs

by Elissa Wall

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Published by William Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wall, Elissa,
  • Jeffs, Warren, -- 1955-,
  • Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,
  • Forced marriage -- United States,
  • Abused wives -- United States -- Biography,
  • Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,
  • Mormons -- United States -- Biography,
  • Polygamy -- United States

  • About the Edition

    In this shocking, timely, and inspirational memoir, Elissa Wall details her life growing up in the polygamous Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints religious sect, being forced into an unwanted marriage at the age of 14, and her courage to testify against FLDS leader Warren Jeffs.--From publisher description.

    Edition Notes

    StatementElissa Wall with Lisa Pulitzer.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 438 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages438
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20959536M
    ISBN 100061628018
    ISBN 109780061628016
    OCLC/WorldCa223505308

    Stolen Innocence: My Story of Growing Up in a Polygamous Sect, Becoming a Teenage Bride, and Breaking Free of Warren Jeffs Elissa Wall, HarperCollins pp. ISBN Summary In September , a packed courtroom in St. George, Utah, sat hushed as Elissa Wall, the star witness against polygamous sect leader Warren Jeffs, gave captivating testimony of how Jeffs . Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Stolen Innocence Born into the FLDS, Elissa Wall spent her life conforming to the strict requirements of her religion, complete with being forced to marry her 19 year old cousin when she was only 14 years old.

      Stolen Innocence A Dark Romance. Julia Sykes. , 28 Ratings; Publisher Description. I was sold like property on the day of my father’s funeral. I’d thought his death would set me free, but I’d never truly understood what it meant to have all my freedoms stripped away. Until that day, I’d been living in a child’s fantasy/5(28).   Directed by Bill Norton. With Tracey Gold, Thomas Calabro, Bess Armstrong, Nick Searcy. Stacy, a rebellious teenager, leaves home for the freedom and adventure of /10(7).

    “Both creepy and quite moving.” —New York Times Book Review “Wall’s story couldn’t be more timely.” —People Stolen Innocence is the gripping New York Times bestselling memoir of Elissa Wall, the courageous former member of Utah’s infamous FLDS polygamist sect whose powerful courtroom testimony helped convict controversial sect leader Warren Jeffs in September Fans of Erin Merryn's heart-wrenching debut memoir Stolen Innocence were left wondering what would become of an emotionally fragile Erin after her confrontation with the reality and repercussions of being a child of incest and molestation. In Living for Today, Erin chronicles how she cultivated the strength to face her abuser and eventually found relief from years of emotional restlessness.


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“Both creepy and quite moving.” —New York Times Book Review “Wall’s story couldn’t be more timely.” —People Stolen Innocence is the gripping New York Times bestselling memoir of Elissa Wall, the courageous former member of Utah’s infamous FLDS polygamist sect whose powerful courtroom testimony helped convict controversial sect leader Warren Jeffs in September Stolen Innocence.

likes 3 talking about this. Stolen Innocence is the diary Erin Merryn kept her secrets locked away in and then published into a book on the sexual abuse she experienced as a Followers: Stolen Innocence (Becoming Elena, Book 1) About the Book.

Listen for free: Buy Now: Note from the author: This book isn’t anything like what I’ve written before. I had a dream, the opening scene of this book, actually. And I woke up and lay there for a while, and still couldn’t push it away, so I got up, wrote the first chapter.

Then. Stolen Innocence will be releasing this November the 28th (Thanksgiving) on YouTube. We are excited to release the documentary free to the public to increase awareness about human trafficking across India and Nepal.

On top of releasing the documentary each week we’re releasing one short film about the documentary. Stolen Innocence is written with conviction and clarity. [Erin Myrren] doesn't hold back, and I respect her honesty and openness By the end of the book, I thought I was reading passages from a much older adult than a high school senior.

Erin has grown into a strong. Elissa Wall takes us on an emotional journey back to the school she attended when she was a member of the Fundamentalist Church of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS). The second book, she starts to find herself, and in the third book well, the third book leaves your mouth hanging open.

I hope you enjoy this journey with me. It’s been an emotional one.