#2: Katy's Debate   -     By: Kim Vogel Sawyer
Buy Item $4.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 50% ($5.00) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist
Buy eBook Begin reading in seconds $5.02 eBook Details

#2: Katy's Debate

Zondervan / 2010 / Paperback

|
Retail: $9.99
|
Save 50% ($5.00)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW719236

Current Promotions

Product Description

New Club, New Crush . New Mom?

Just as Katy is feeling settled in her new school, everything falls apart at home. Her father, believing she needs a mother, starts courting a woman Katy refuses to accept. Tensions rise as Katy schemes to send the woman packing. Meanwhile, the pressure builds at school as Katy joins the debate team, encounters a teammate's scorn, and faces her growing feelings for a boy her father will never accept. Can Katy prove she doesn't need a mother's guidance even as she discovers more of what the world offers?

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 208
Vendor: Zondervan
Publication Date: 2010
Dimensions: 8.5 X 5.5 (inches)
ISBN: 0310719232
ISBN-13: 9780310719236
Availability: In Stock
Ages: 13-16
Series: Katy Lambright

Related Products

  1. Katy's New World, Katy Lambright Series #1
    Katy's New World, Katy Lambright Series #1
    Kim Vogel Sawyer
    Zondervan / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $4.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 50% ($5.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 14 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW719243
  2. A Summer Secret, Mysteries of Middlefield Series #1
    A Summer Secret, Mysteries of Middlefield Series #1
    Kathleen Fuller
    Thomas Nelson / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $8.19 Retail: $9.99 Save 18% ($1.80)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 24 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW315932
  3. The Secrets Beneath, Mysteries of Middlefield Series #2
    The Secrets Beneath, Mysteries of Middlefield Series #2
    Kathleen Fuller
    Tommy Nelson / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $8.19 Retail: $9.99 Save 18% ($1.80)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 5 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW316205
  4. SummerHill Secrets, vol. 1
    SummerHill Secrets, vol. 1
    Beverly Lewis
    Bethany House / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 6 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW204456

Publisher's Description

New Club, New Crush ... New Mom? Just as Katy is feeling settled in her new school, everything falls apart at home. Her father, believing she needs a mother, starts courting a woman Katy refuses to accept. Tensions rise as Katy schemes to send the woman packing. Meanwhile, the pressure builds at school as Katy joins the debate team, encounters a teammate's scorn, and faces her growing feelings for a boy her father will never accept. Can Katy prove she doesn't need a mother's guidance even as she discovers more of what the world offers?

Author Bio

Bestselling, award-winning author Kim Vogel Sawyer wears many hats besides 'writer.' As a wife, mother, grandmother, and active participant in her church, her life is happily full. But Kim's passion lies in writing stories of hope that encourage her readers to place their lives in God's capable hands. An active speaking ministry assists her with her desire. Kim and her husband make their home on the beautiful plains of Kansas, the setting for many of Kim's novels.

ChristianBookPreviews.com

Katy’s Debate by Kim Vogel Sawyer has “change” as its theme. Katy Lambright is conflicted between what is right and wrong in her extremely spiritual Mennonite community. She does not want to force change upon her family and friends, but she also wants them to be happy, and she wonders if this is possible within the confines of their traditions. She ends up feeling guilty because she is lying to them about her emotions and about what she really wants to do with her life.

Katy does a lot of thinking and soul searching as she tries to choose which path is right and which is wrong. Her relationships with her father and her best friend, Annika, are very strong until conflicts with incoming relationships cause Katy to become very jealous. An intense scene with Annika happens in Katy’s kitchen when Katy tells her how she feels about Annika’s new boy interest, which causes their friendship to be put on hold.

Katy’s father, a widower, wants to remarry. His new love is actually a woman his mother has chosen for him from a different town. Katy feels like all the attention she once received is now being taken from her. She’s lost the devotion of her father and her best friend.

Katy shows herself to be a person who wants to please everyone, even if that means she has to bottle everything up. She vents through her writing and school activities, such as her involvement on the debate team and forensics team. She hates doing anything that would disappoint God or her father and friends, and is a perfectionist who worries about things too much. This tends to put her in even bigger predicaments.

The book kept me reading for hours and kept my mind running. The story helps readers perceive how people of different belief systems live their lives in distinctive ways, and how our worldviews affect our actions. Anyone of any age would enjoy this book, and especially people of faith. – Caroline Taylor, www.ChristianBookPreviews.com

Product Reviews

Product Q&A



Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. A Rose Revealed, Amish Farm Trilogy Series #3
    A Rose Revealed, Amish Farm Trilogy Series #3
    Gayle Roper
    Harvest House Publishers / 2011 / Trade Paperback
    $1.99 Retail: $10.99 Save 82% ($9.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 7 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW925884
    Video
  2. A Bride Sews with Love in Needles, California
    A Bride Sews with Love in Needles, California
    Erica Vetsch
    Barbour Publishing / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $2.99 Retail: $12.99 Save 77% ($10.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 8 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW267414
  3. The Crossroad
    The Crossroad
    Beverly Lewis
    Bethany House / 2006 / Trade Paperback
    $2.99 Retail: $15.00 Save 80% ($12.01)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW20341X
  4. Small Town Girl
    Small Town Girl
    Ann H. Gabhart
    Revell / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $2.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 80% ($12.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 12 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW721848

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Christianbook.com Search