Gale Sears is reading an excerpt from her nominated novel, "Upon the Mountains." Gale is taking LDS historical fiction to a new height, adding elements of literary writing into her work. Her style adds a richness to the genre and I was so excited to see her as a nominee.
Her excerpt is full of suspense and action. You will want to get your hands on this book.
Welcome to the Live Blogging of the 2007 Whitney Awards!
Welcome to the Whitney Awards! If you are not familiar with how blogs work, the 'beginning' is at the bottom of the screen. So, scroll down to the bottom, start reading, and enjoy!