By Kent Larsen
New Products: Doctrine, Adventure and 'Ask Gramps'
NEW YORK, NEW YORK -- Several recent new products look at LDS
doctrine, while a some new novels are adventures or thrillers.
Covenant has released "Hallowed Journey" a box set of its dramatized
Book of Mormon Stories. It has also released a CD of BYU Education
Week speaker Bernell Christensen, who looks at "What makes life worth
Meanwhile, Cedar Fort has released a thriller, "The Trevelyan Trap"
and an adventure story for youth, "Treasure in Ghost Town." Readers
may also find some adventure in Orson Scott Card's "Saints" the story
of a Mormon woman through the trek from Nauvoo to Utah.
Those wanting more doctrine will find a unique look at it in the only
book so far this year to have come from the Internet. "Ask Gramps"
from Maasai Publishing is a compilation of 101 questions asked of
Clay Gorton in his Ask Gramps column over the past few years. That
column is now on LDSLiving.com
New and recent products:
Hallowed Journey Box Set
CD; LDS Publisher; Non-fiction; Mormon Subject and Author $49.95
Dramatized Book of Mormon stories. Includes 184 stories portrayed by
more than 100 actors using full sound effects.
The Worth of Souls by Bernell Christensen
CD; LDS Publisher; Non-fiction; Mormon Subject and Author $11.95
Popular BYU Education Week speaker Christensen examines questions
like "What makes life worth living?" and "What gives worth to a
soul?" He explains how the worth of souls can be measured in the good
we do for others.
The Trevelyan Trap by Heather Johnson
Book; LDS Publisher; Fiction; Mormon Author $12.95
Thriller. A wedding gift announces threats against the Trevelyan
family, and its recipient struggles to discover the gift's creator
and the source of a mounting death toll.
More about "The Trevelyan Trap" by Heather Johnson at Cedar Fort
or learn more about "The Trevelyan Trap" by Heather Johnson at Amazon.com
Treasure in Ghost Town by Barbara Turner
Book; LDS Publisher; Fiction; Mormon Author $11.95
This adventure for youth accompanies two children as they spend their
summer in an old Colorado mining town, where they discover an old
More about "Treasure in Ghost Town" by Barbara Turner at Cedar Fort
or learn more about "Treasure in Ghost Town" by Barbara Turner at Amazon.com
Saints by Orson Scott Card
Book; National Publisher; Fiction; Mormon Subject and Author $17.95
A new edition of Card's story of the Mormon migration, told through
the eyes of Dinah Kirkham.
More about "Saints" by Orson Scott Card at Amazon.com
Ask Gramps by Clay Gorton
Book; LDS Publisher; Non-fiction; Mormon Author and Subject $11.95
Compilation of 101 questions that author Gorton answered in his
on-line column, "Ask Gramps" currently found on LDSLiving.com.
Questions run the breadth of the Mormon experience, including
doctrinal questions as well as questions about the LDS lifestyle.