This is an excerpt from Presidents of the Church - 2nd Edition by Craig Manscill. These richly detailed biographies by some of the foremost LDS scholars provide an in-depth look into the lives and teachings of our modern-day prophets. They are accompanied by photographs and portraits of the people, events, and places that played important roles in the lives of each of these great men. Alongside the biographical information, intriguing tidbits and points of interest are included to give the reader a well-rounded picture of the life of each prophet. Featuring a lengthened chapter on Thomas S. Monson and a new chapter on Russell M. Nelson, this beautiful book is perfect for any who wish to know more about the modern prophets of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.