Book List from Guests/Authors

This list is broken down by Transcripts, Books of our Guests, and Other great Mormon History books!  By using the links here, you can support Gospel Tangents, the Authors, and save money at Amazon!

Transcripts

Scholar/Guest Title Link
Anne Wilde Anne Wilde: Expert on Modern Day Polygamy https://amzn.to/2QjCH5q 
Anne Wilde/David Patrick Reflecting on 50 years: “Jesus Was Married” https://amzn.to/2UiDwwy 
Bill Shepard Bill Shepard on the “Other Mormons” (Strangites) https://amzn.to/30iS1Eu 
Brian Stutzman Brian Stutzman on the Martyrdom of Joseph Smith https://amzn.to/2IPBTRl 
Bryndis Roberts Bryndis Roberts: From Baptist to Mormon to Activist https://amzn.to/3b3dRP6 
Cheryl Bruno Cheryl Bruno on Masonry and LDS Temple Worship https://amzn.to/2D0iRst 
Clair Barrus Mystical Mormon Magic & Masonry: with Clair Barrus https://amzn.to/3gfWM7s 
Colby Townsend Colby Townsend Explains Documentary Hypothesis & Book of Mormon https://amzn.to/2DbWhNr 
Curt Bench Bombs in Salt Lake https://amzn.to/3aZj5LC 
Dan Vogel Dan Vogel on First Vision, Book of Abraham https://amzn.to/2vqzoC0 
David Ostler David Ostler: Building Bridges to Questioners https://amzn.to/3a15pzG 
David Patrick/Benjamin Shaffer Introduction to Christ’s Church & Adam-God Doctrine https://amzn.to/2EH9uOM 
David Rosenvall The Baja Theory of the Book of Mormon: David Rosenvall Interview https://amzn.to/2QlP3tv 
Denver Snuffer Denver Snuffer & The Remnant Movement TBA
Derek Sainsbury Joseph Smith’s Campaign for President of U.S. https://amzn.to/3jxtzGx 
Don Bradley Don Bradley Discusses the Lost 116 Pages Not Available
Dorie Olds (Hofmann) Dorie’s Story: The Hofmann Bombings https://amzn.to/2TU34kw 
Dr Alex Baugh Alex Baugh on Hawn’s Mill Massacre https://amzn.to/2x3F4Ci 
Dr Ben Spackman Ben Spackman on Evolution-Creation Controversy https://amzn.to/2TZbszj 
Dr Bill Smith Dr. Bill Smith Talks In-depth on Polygamy in D&C 132 https://amzn.to/2WnMNWz 
Dr Brian Hales Brian Hales Discusses Mormon Polygamy https://amzn.to/38Wv236 
Dr Daniel Stone Daniel Stone on Forgotten Prophet https://amzn.to/33oddZF 
Dr Darron Smith Race, Religion, and Sport:: Dr. Darron Smith https://amzn.to/2WlQbkO 
Dr David Nelson Dr. David Conley Nelson on Mormons in Nazi Germany https://amzn.to/2WiFOy5 
Dr Greg Prince Greg Prince on History of Gay Rights & LDS Church https://amzn.to/2wYvjWj 
Dr Greg Prince Greg Prince: The Full Interview: Gays, Priesthood, Word of Wisdom, LDS Succession https://amzn.to/38WQmWq 
Dr Jana Riess/Dr. Ben Knoll Jana Riess & Benjamin Knoll Discuss the Next Mormons https://amzn.to/38Si6eV 
Dr Jeff Chadwick Dr. Jeff Chadwick: Jesus Was Born in December https://amzn.to/2xKeVcg 
Dr Jonathan Stapley Dr. Jonathan Stapley on Evolution of LDS Priesthood Ordinances https://amzn.to/3b5corE 
Dr Larry Foster Non-Mormon View of Polygamy with Dr. Larry Foster https://amzn.to/2Qn3KfV 
Dr Margaret Toscano Dr. Margaret Toscano on Women & Priesthood https://amzn.to/2Vvytui 
Dr Mark Staker Dr Mark Staker: The Entire Interview: Short History of Mormon Settlement in Kirtland, Ohio 1830-1837 https://amzn.to/2IOR39L 
Dr Matt Harris Race & Religion Struggles at BYU 1965-1985 https://amzn.to/2Wfl62e 
Dr Matt Harris Ezra Taft Benson on Communism, Bircherism, Civil Rights https://amzn.to/3b2Pa58 
Dr Matt Harris Dr. Matthew Harris Talks About Temple & Priesthood Ban https://amzn.to/2QBWFIP 
Dr Michael Quinn Conversation with Dr. Michael Quinn https://amzn.to/2wXGT3P 
Dr Nancy Ross/Sara Hanks Nancy Ross and Sara Hanks:: Where Must We Stand? https://amzn.to/2WqF4qC 
Dr Newell Bringhurst Newell Bringhurst on Blacks, Brodie, & Brides https://amzn.to/2IUrDr3 
Dr Paul Reeve Dr Reeve: the Entire Interview: 90 Minute discussion of the LDS Temple/Priesthood ban on Black Members https://amzn.to/2Wm4dTl 
Dr Quincy Newell Quincy Newell on the Life of Jane Manning James Not Available
Dr Richard Bennett The Evolution of LDS Temple Worship: Dr Richard Bennett https://amzn.to/38UJo4m 
Dr Russell Stevenson Elijah Ables: Faithful Black Mormon Pioneer https://amzn.to/2UdFGgB 
Dr Simon Southerton Dr. Simon Southerton on Book of Mormon DNA, Religious Beliefs https://amzn.to/3cYt5Xg 
Dr Thomas Wayment Dr. Thomas Wayment on New Testament Scholarship, JST, Christmas Stories https://amzn.to/3d7XYsg 
Dr Ugo Perego Dr. Ugo Perego Discusses Mormon DNA https://amzn.to/2wezTPV 
Elder Steven Snow Conversation with Church Historian: Elder Steven Snow https://amzn.to/3d7XF0y 
George Potter George Potter on Real Mt. Sinai, Lehi’s Trail https://amzn.to/38US7mX 
George Throckmorton How George Throckmorton Unmasked Mark Hofmann’s Forgeries https://amzn.to/2TXU4uF 
Jean Addams R. Jean Addams on the Church of Christ (Temple Lot) https://amzn.to/2znTleu 
Jim Vun Cannon Jim Vun Cannon: The Complete Interview: First Presidency Discusses the Remnant Church https://amzn.to/2WlPE2i 
John Hamer/Lachlan MacKay Mormon Schisms Tour & Kirtland Temple https://amzn.to/2Wm1Csz 
Kurt Francom Kurt Francom: Creating Better Church Leaders https://amzn.to/2wfGJ7P 
Lindsay Hansen Park Lindsay Hansen Park on Mormon Polygamy in 19th & 20th Century https://amzn.to/3b4M7cg 
Margaret Young Margaret Young on Jane Manning James Not Available
Melvin Johnson Melvin Johnson Describes John Hawley’s Pan-Mormon Journeys https://amzn.to/2Wgxa3f 
Michael Marquardt Church History Surprises with Michael Marquardt https://amzn.to/3d3nvD3 
Richard Turley Richard Turley – Prosecuting the Cold Case: Mountain Meadows https://amzn.to/2xF2dvb 
Rick Bennett (John Larson) Rick on the Hot Seat https://amzn.to/30hoyLf 
Rod Decker Rod Decker Reports on Utah Politics & LDS Church https://amzn.to/33niJMg 
Sandra Tanner Sandra Tanner: A Mormon Critic’s View of Mark Hofmann https://amzn.to/2WjFCyx 
Shannon Flynn Shannon Flynn: Inside Look at Mark Hofmann https://amzn.to/2w5v3ES 
Steve Mayfield Steve Mayfield on Mormons, Crime, & The FBI https://amzn.to/2Uc9Ocf 
Steve Shields Steve Shields on Divergent Paths https://amzn.to/33oK68B 
Taylor Petrey Changing LDS Messages for Blacks, Feminists, & Gays https://amzn.to/3lNCrcJ
Will Bagley Will Bagley on the Mountain Meadows Massacre TBA

Books by Guests

 

Title Scholar/Guest Link
Blood of the Prophets Will Bagley https://amzn.to/3kdEgyk
Book of Mormon (Remnant Edition) Remnant Movement/Denver Snuffer https://amzn.to/2EIF1jz 
Bridges:  Ministering to Those Who Question David Ostler https://amzn.to/30pMrkV 
Divergent Paths of the Restoration Steve Shields https://amzn.to/32mF5z9
Joseph Smith’s Polygamy: Volume 1 Brian Hales https://amzn.to/3j67Hm0 
Joseph Smith’s Polygamy: Volume 2 Brian Hales https://amzn.to/30eyjIP 
Joseph Smith’s Polygamy: Volume 3 Brian Hales https://amzn.to/32nY0JB
Modern Polygamy & Mormon Fundamentalism Brian Hales https://amzn.to/37Az9Sh
Mormonism Unvailed Dan Vogel/E D Howe https://amzn.to/2UgOV0n
New Covenants Remnant Movement/Denver Snuffer https://amzn.to/34La4G3 
Old Covenants Remnant Movement/Denver Snuffer https://amzn.to/2YP70oH 
Origins of Power Michael Quinn https://amzn.to/3hzqDIj 
Passing the Heavenly Gift Denver Snuffer https://amzn.to/3goyV4S 
Persistence of Polygamy: Volume 1 Newell Bringhurst https://amzn.to/33oWvd9 
Persistence of Polygamy: Volume 2 Newell Bringhurst https://amzn.to/2Kb5qpp
Religion & Sexuality Larry Foster  https://amzn.to/34m8SGd
River Fever Will Bagley https://amzn.to/3bX3Hkz 
Storming the Nation Derek Sainsbury https://amzn.to/32P6yJX
Strangers in Paradox Margaret Toscano https://amzn.to/2HCCLrZ
Tabernacles of Clay Taylor Petrey https://amzn.to/2XMmyZP 
Teachings & Commandments Remnant Movement/Denver Snuffer https://amzn.to/34La4G3
The LDS Gospel Topics Series: A Scholarly Engagement Matt Harris/Newell Brignghurst https://amzn.to/3mqQJjS 
The Lost 116 Pages Don Bradley https://amzn.to/2SRSBpt
The Second Comforter Denver Snuffer https://amzn.to/2DeQ2sk 
The Stick of Joseph in the Hand of Ephraim Remnant Movement/Denver Snuffer https://amzn.to/32lbmWR 
The Whites Want Everything Will Bagley https://amzn.to/3il9Zgl
Thunder From the Right Matt Harris https://amzn.to/2QlxyZO
Upon the Temple Lot R. Jean Addams https://amzn.to/2vOIAQT
Utah Politics: the Elephant of the Room Rod Decker https://amzn.to/2WmfGjM 
Victims Richard Turley https://amzn.to/2YSQDaY
Voices in Harmony: Contemporary Women Celebrate Plural Marriage Anne Wilde https://amzn.to/2PoXpj2 
Women, Family and Utopia Larry Foster

 

Other Great Mormon History Books

Title Author Link
A Girl From Yamhill Beverly Cleary https://amzn.to/36uzRRg
A Nation at Risk US government https://amzn.to/2Pzzv65
Adam Clarke’s Commentary Adam Clarke  https://amzn.to/2XiJFuY
Age of Reason Thomas Paine https://amzn.to/2DuIxNu
Alexander Doniphan: a Man of Justice Roger Launius https://amzn.to/34mCAdF
Black Mormon Tells Her Story Wynetta Martin https://amzn.to/39khNem
Book of Mormon: The Earliest Text Royal Skousen https://amzn.to/32uqFg5 
Carthage Conspiracy Marvin Hill, Dallin Oaks https://amzn.to/2Cf9hS2
Common Sense Thomas Paine https://amzn.to/31fC7dD
Conflict in the Quorum Gary Bergera https://amzn.to/368w6RB
Deuteronomy and the Deuteronomic School Moshe Weinfeld  https://amzn.to/2Phyz52
Duncan’s Ritual Malcolm Duncan https://amzn.to/3fH91K7
Empowering Words: Outsiders and Authorship in Early America Karen Weyler https://amzn.to/2PhYgSP
Encyclopedia of Mormonism  Daniel H. Ludlow https://amzn.to/37INBYz
Ghost of Eternal Polygamy Carol Lynn Pearson https://amzn.to/3bDoHMg
Glorious in Persecution Martha Bradley Evans https://amzn.to/368s3o8
Harold B. Lee:  Prophet and Seer L. Brent Goates  https://amzn.to/2EYCUVy
History of the Church BH Roberts https://amzn.to/2SVLWck
In Sacred Loneliness Todd Compton https://amzn.to/37K1DKr
Inspired Version of the Bible Joseph Smith https://amzn.to/39REnLG
Introduction to the Old Testament J. G. Eichhorn https://amzn.to/2DaI3wc
Jesus Was Married Ogden Kraut https://amzn.to/2LR29go
Joseph Smith’s Seer Stones Michael Hubbard MacKay / Nicholas J. Frederick https://amzn.to/2QPMh0f 
Joseph’s Temples Michael Homer https://amzn.to/2zpE3Gn
Knowing Christ (1st Edition) George Pace https://amzn.to/2STa6UU
Knowing Christ (2nd Edition) George Pace https://amzn.to/2SHxtC4
Lectures on Faith Joseph Smith/Sidney Rigdon https://amzn.to/2WLIR0m
Lengthen Your Stride (Deseret Book) Edward Kimball https://amzn.to/39j8uen
Lengthen Your Stride (Extended Version) Edward Kimball https://amzn.to/35Yl5BS
Mark E. Petersen: A biography Peggy Petersen Barton  https://amzn.to/2SCCo7L
Mere Christianity CS Lewis https://amzn.to/2V2WB5U 
Mormon Doctrine Bruce R. McConkie https://amzn.to/2F8q9b7
Mormon Enigma Val Avery/Linda King Newell https://amzn.to/2KZuyA6
Mormonism’s Negro Policy: Social and Historical Origins Stephen G. Taggart https://amzn.to/2KQzPdi
Nauvoo Polygamy: But We Called it Celestial Marriage George D Smith https://amzn.to/2Ndz2DB
No Man Knows My History Fawn Brodie https://amzn.to/2qMer1N
Our Search to Know the Lord George Pace https://amzn.to/2SGiBDJ
Phillis Wheatley, Complete Writings Phillis Wheatley https://amzn.to/39R7UFx
Producing Ancient Scripture Michael Hubbard MacKay https://amzn.to/2D4bpwu
Road to Exile Paul Toscano https://amzn.to/3b1HZdD
Salamander Linda Sillitoe https://amzn.to/3gkLA9i
Teachings of the Prophet Joseph Smith Joseph Fielding Smith https://amzn.to/3c6ofpz
The 1838 Mormon War in Missouri Stephen LeSueur https://amzn.to/34gsuM3
The Bruce R. McConkie Story: Reflections of a Son Joseph Fielding McConkie  https://amzn.to/2Zwjgtw
The DaVinci Code Dan Brown https://amzn.to/2LyR3MA
The Kingdom of Nauvoo Ben Park https://amzn.to/2ZYbjyU
The Mormon Question: Polygamy and Constitutional Conflict Sally Gordon https://amzn.to/2VERauB
The Origins of Biblical Monotheism Mark Smith https://amzn.to/2BR8rL9 
The Seer Orson Pratt https://amzn.to/34CDUdJ
The Water Crisis Frank Moss https://amzn.to/34pRQ9Y
The Woman with the Alabaster Jar Margaret Starbird https://amzn.to/2ShUxqZ
The Words of Joseph Smith Andrew Ehat https://amzn.to/33pczuU
Visions of a Seer Stone Bill Davis https://amzn.to/2PkvMYx
Voices for Equality Gordon Shepherd https://amzn.to/3b26xmU
What it Means To Know Christ George Pace https://amzn.to/2Vgy3bJ
Wife No. 19: The Story of a Life in Bondage Anne Eliza Young https://amzn.to/37Im0Xo 
Women and Authority Maxine Hanks https://amzn.to/33nbpjB