Angela Hallstrom


Angela Hallstrom is the author of Bound on Earth, as well as a smattering of short stories, essays, poems, and long-winded blog posts. She is the editor of Dispensation: Latter-Day Fiction, an anthology of short fiction by Mormon authors. She also edits the literary magazine of the Association for Mormon Letters, Irreantum, and serves on the editorial board of Segullah.

Angela has an MFA in creative writing from Hamline University and has taught writing to students ranging from high school age to college, most recently as creative writing instructor for Brigham Young University.

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Bound on Earth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,270. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Religious
It's Thanksgiving, and Beth Palmer's young husband, a once integral member of this close-knit Mormon family, isn't at the table. His bipolar disorder has spun out of control. The reactions of each family member to the disease reveal tensions that have been at work among the Palmers for generations, in the process illuminating themes of loyalty, betrayal, forgiveness and love.
Dispensation: Latter-Day Fiction
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 184,610. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Religious
A collection of the best Mormon short fiction written in the past two decades, each of these extraordinary stories represents a potent individual voice, from nationally acclaimed authors Brady Udall and Orson Scott Card, to respected Mormon literature veterans Douglas Thayer and Margaret Blair Young, to talented up-and-coming writers Lisa Madsen Rubilar and Todd Robert Petersen, and many more.

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