The true life story of abolitionist
L
aura Smith Haviland (1808-1898)
framed in
historical fiction.


Underground Angel

Historical Fiction Novel of Laura Smith Haviland by Dr. Sheryl White

Meet the Author

Dr. Sheryl White has served as the Director of Lay Ministries at the First United Methodist Church in Pratt, Kansas for nine years. Sheryl received her Doctorate of Ministry Degree in 2004 from Houston Graduate School of Theology. The dream to create Underground Angel arose from her doctoral dissertation, The Haviland Heritage Foundation: Extending the Life of Laura S. Haviland in 21st Century Haviland and Beyond. Sheryl lived and served the community of Haviland, Kansas for twelve and a half years serving as an instructor at Barclay College and Minister of Christian Education at the Haviland Friends Church. She is a graduate from Anderson University School of Theology, Anderson, Indiana  earning two degrees, a Master of Divinity and Master of Arts in Theology and Ethics.