Todd Robert Petersen


Todd Robert Petersen was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest and currently lives in Cedar City, Utah, with his wife and two children. He has a Ph.D. in English with an emphasis in creative writing and critical theory. He teaches fiction writing and visual studies at Southern Utah University.

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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,620. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Christian » Western
Jens Thorsen's retirement is not what his wife, Lila, was expecting. Rather than tending to things around the house, Thorsen has thrown himself into a life of charity. When he's not nursing a feud with local bishop, that is. Then the bishop's daughter moves home and there are suddenly too many egos in one place. The little town of Sanpete starts to pull apart at the seams.
Long After Dark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,150. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
In these award-winning stories and a new novella, Todd Robert Petersen takes the reader on expeditions to Utah, Arizona, Brazil, Rwanda, and into the souls of twenty-first century Mormons caught between their humanity, faith, and church.

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