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Stories of Real Cults and The People They Uprooted

Stories of Real Cults and The People They Uprooted_NovelSuspectsSecretive and extremist, cults are intriguing not just for those inside them but also for non-members. Cults are no doubt a phenomenon that intrigues many, and these eight insightful nonfiction books help answer some of the lingering questions, most notably, what is life like in a cult?


A freelance librarian, Sarah S. Davis, MLIS, writes about books on Book Riot, Electric Literature, PsychCentral, and others. She has published the bestselling quote collections Brave Brain and A Reader’s Library of Book Quotes. Currently, she is an MFA candidate at VCFA.