The Raincoat People: Confessions of a Cult Member

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In The Raincoat People, Lesley unpacks her decade long immersion in the Jim Roberts Group, recounting the tale of a life extraordinary: a violent rape, a forced abortion, the freegan and nomadic lifestyle, an arranged marriage to a Brother, three remarkable home births, a quadruplet miscarriage, harsh threats of losing her children, and finally an escape and return to South Africa. Told largely through a series of letters between Lesley and her mother, an intricate memoir emerges that takes readers into the devout and devastating world of one of America’s most insular and secretive cults.

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Lesley Elizabeth Smailes lives in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. She is a qualified and registered as a Reflexologist and Meridian Therapist. She considers her job more a vocation than just work. This is Lesley’s first book.

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