Books by Jeff Sharlet

RADIANT TRUTHS by Jeff Sharlet
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: April 29, 2014

"The pieces are heterodox enough to have commonality only insofar as they address questions of the great beyond, but readers will find plenty here to sustain questions—and perhaps even a few answers—of their own."
Sharlet (English/Dartmouth Coll.; Sweet Heaven When I Die: Faith, Faithlessness, and the Country in Between, 2011, etc.) assembles a highly literate potpourri of writings about religion, faith and other manifestations of "the production of social life." Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 15, 2011

"Sharlet admits that many of these essays were born from research for other books, and that's how they read: well-written but disconnected parts of several larger wholes."
A disjointed collection of essays profiling a diverse set of faith-based leaders across the American landscape. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 27, 2010

"An eye-opener that rings multiple alarms."
The story of the evangelical elite's efforts to promote Christian ideals in U.S. domestic and international affairs. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 2008

"Fine research and reporting diminished by overblown analysis."
An investigative journalist examines a Jesus-centered, fundamentalist network whose ambitions exceed "Al Qaeda's dream of a Sunni empire." Read full book review >