"The Undaunted--The Miracle of the Hole-In-The-Rock Pioneers" by Gerald Lund




The Cricket and Seagull Fireside Chat show

Summary: From the mining towns of Yorkshire, England to Hole-in-the-Rock in Southeastern Utah, author Gerald Lund weaves the tale of David Draper together with real-life pioneer heroes like Jens Nielsen and Silas Smith to tell the little-known story of an amazing group of Western settlers called to do the impossible. In this wide-ranging interview, author Lund talks about on-site research, developing believable characters, and even the gift of insomnia—all part of the process of writing his 800-plus page new work of historical fiction. That's this week on The Cricket and Seagull...