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Western Lit: ‘Godforsaken Idaho’ Offers Stories That Focus on the Family, in This Life and Beyond

Shawn Vestal sets the stories in his focused yet far-reaching debut collection among regular Mormon folks who live in Idaho, touching on their lives in the past, the present and even the afterworld. Most of his characters have fallen away from their faith or are struggling with doubts, and Vestal, a columnist for Spokane’s The […]