CLAREMONT, California - May 19, 2008

Author Carolyn Jessop, former member of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, presents her book, Escape, at a luncheon and lecture, Saturday, May 31, 2008, in the Hampton Room, Malott Commons.

Jessop’s book, a New York Times bestseller, is a dramatic first-person account of life inside an ultra-fundamentalist, polygamist sect, and her courageous flight to freedom with her children.

A book signing will follow the presentation, with books available for purchase before and after the event. Reservations are required; cost is $25 per person. To make a reservation, call 909.607.9372 by Wednesday, May 28.