Mormon Scholars in the Humanities had kind words to say about In Heaven.
Ben Park at Patheos writes,
Brad Kramer’s highly complimentary review at BCC:
“[T]his book is one of the most significant Mormon titles to come out in a while . . . an interesting and well-researched version of Mormon history . . . Brown’s work is a major accomplishment and an example of where Mormon historiography is headed.”
“in Brown’s ambitious reinterpretation of the oft-misunderstood faith that Smith established, victory over death emerges as a theological motif . . . . Careful research enables Brown to highlight the ways that mortal experience strained death-defying Mormon doctrines . . . readers . . . will have ever