Summary: Story about leaving behind the innocence of childhood belief and embracing the complications and heartbreaks that come to every adult life of faith. Explores the author's journey through her faith, and the experience of being a Mormon.
Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2012
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Adult, Call number: 289.3092 BRO
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BROOKS, JOANNA BRO
Summary: An inspiring, harrowing, and brave memoir by a young Mormon lesbian woman whose captivity and escape from an unlicensed residential treatment program resulted in a groundbreaking battle for LGBTQ rights that has impacted society and individual lives. Two days after Alex Cooper told her parents that she was gay, they signed their 15-year-old daughter over to a group of fellow Mormons who...
Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 COOPER, ALEX COO
Contents: disc 1. Going through the veil : becoming a swan ; Lifting off ; Mary's watch part 1 ; Mary's watch part two ; Mary's watch part three ; Mary's watch part four ; Fire breath ; The creative -- disc 2. The space between ; Majesty suites : entrance of the Queen of winter dawn ; Invocation ; Atavesta ; Playing in the water ; Aurora ; Diving deeper, remembering love ; Going to sleep ; The reminder...
Format: sound recording-musical
Publisher / Publication Date: Wea Corp 2016