Thirteen-year-old Kyra has grown up in an isolated community. She doesn't question the fact her father has three wives and she has twenty brothers and sisters, with two more on the way. Well, she doesn't question much---she doesn't count secret visits to the Mobile Library on Wheels to read... read more
“I'd kill him first for me...And then I'd kill him for you. Then I'd kill him for the rest of our sisters. And our mothers. And the other women here...”Kyra
“Some days I need to be alone.”Kyra
“No one's mixed up...No one but me.”Kyra
“I'm sure I'm the only Chosen One who has wished the Prophet dead and his body picked away by termites.”Kyra's thoughts
“It's where I can plan and dream and hope.”Kyra's thoughts
Thinking, praying”—he points his finger toward the lightbulb—“and talking with God. It has been revealed to me that your oldest daughter, Sister Kyra, is to wed Apostle Hyrum Carlson. She will be his seventh wife in the Lord.”Highlighted by 3 Kindle customers
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