Katy's Homecoming (Katy Lambright Series #3)

 
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Katy's Homecoming (Katy Lambright Series #3)
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12+
Release Date
January 17, 2011
ISBN
978-0310722878
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Nothing can prepare Katy for her biggest challenge yet--homecoming court!  After she's elected to the exclusive event that would give her the opportunity to be a "normal" teen, rumors swirl that her crush, Bryce, might even ask her to go with him.  But Katy's Old Order Mennonite community strictly forbids dancing, fancy dresses, and makeup.  In addition, Bryce isn't Mennonite, so Katy's father may not allow him to take her.  Now, Katy may have found a way to go to the homecoming without her dad's knowledge, but it would mean withholding some truth.  What will Katy do?  Will she abandon her beliefs for this one special night or will she hold strong to her convictions?

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Will Katy choose what is right?
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I wasn't sure what to expect from this book, as I have not read the first two books of the series. However, I was easily able to catch up and not feel like I had missed out on a bunch of things. First of all, I adored Katy. What an amazing young girl and what a fantastic role model for girls. I am not very familiar with the Mennonite faith, but I loved reading and learning about it. Katy has such a strong faith and love for God and her family. It was a wonderful change to read about a girl with strong faith, a strong family, great friendships and a smart head on her shoulders. I cannot recommend this book enough to young girls, and even boys! After reading this 3rd book of the series, I can't wait to the read the 4th and I plan to go pick up the 1st and 2nd. Thank you Kim Vogel Sawyer for giving us such a great role model and wonderful books for teenagers to learn from.
Good Points
Learning about the Mennonite faith.
Katy is a positive role model.
Strong home and family life.
Strong friendships
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