This book gives several details into the religion itself as well as the culture that has built itself around it. Brent Maynard uses personal experiences and his studies to explain what this Mormonism thing is really all about. Brent Maynard also dives into many of the more controversial topics of the church such as race, homosexuality, gender, authority, and evidence of the Book of Mormon.
Short, easy to read, and full of detail, this book is a good introduction to the Mormon culture. Brent Maynard points out many of the positives and negatives of the culture to try and give the reader a balanced point of view.