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The Compass Maker


April 20, 2023

Book Details

Where did the Liahona come from? Who constructed it? How did it get in front ofLehi's tent?
In The Compass Maker, a novel set in 600 B.C. Jerusalem, a skilled and faithfulmetalworker named Ezra has a vision of a mysterious brass compass that he iscommanded to build. Just before the vision occurs, Ezra has constructed anddelivered to the powerful Laban one of the greatest and most famous swords inhistory-a sword that, in a twist of fate and irony, becomes the instrument ofLaban's own death. Will Ezra's wife, who has lost her faith, or the mountingpolitical intrigues swirling around him derail Ezra's efforts to build the compass ontime?
The Compass Maker is a story of faith, intrigue, love, and sacrifice in whichancient characters-both real and fictional-take part in the unfolding drama ofthe beginnings of Book of Mormon history in ancient Jerusalem.

Author Description

Nate Jensen is the author of The Restored Gospel According to C.S. Lewis. He has published several technical articles and another book. He writes short stories for the enjoyment of his family.

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