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This is a refreshing young adult book where the teenagers do not worry about their looks and if they do they are reminded about what is really important In this book we are reintroduced to Sierra Jensen whom we were introduced to in the Christy Miller series At the beginning My Wishful Thinking of the book she is preparing to return to America from England where she has been servingn a missions team in Ireland In the airport she meets a young man who is The Boy and the Blue Moon older than her and has random meetings with him When she does finally return home her family has moved to Portland Oregon from the small northern California town that she grew up in so that her parents can take caref her grandmother who is suffering from dementia With any young single woman she wonders if he is the right guy for her and even arranges to try to meet him n his college campus Her parents do talk sense into her about using the car wisely and about meeting new people in her new town This book was riginally written in the late nineties and it doesn t have all The Screwball Comedy Films: A History and Filmography, 1934-1942 of the technology that we have today though she does talk about getting a cell phone However there isne scene in the book that would not have happened if she had her Father Tom Padilla: Mark of the Demon Priest own cell phone that she could make phone calls from internationally Old Book Becomes NewOnly You Sierra written by Robin Jones Gunn and published in 1998 has been released this year as an eBook The eBook formatn my Kindle had a few problems Chapter headings appeared at the bottom f the page and some words were split in two ser vice for exampleThe story centers n sixteen year ld Sierra Jensen who is mature for her age Her maturity however does not keep her ut Eat Vegan on $4.00 a Day of trouble with her parents as she settles into a new community and her grandmother s house A new home new school and new semi relationship with a college student keeps Sierra s emotions in a constant tangle The book ends without the happily ever after scene but it is satisfyingAs I read the story I found myself wishing Robin Jones Gunn s books would have been available when I was a teenager Nonef the books I read at that time reflected my Christian worldview One f Ms Gunn s strengths is to model ways to cope with loneliness insecurities and change in a positive manner without being preachy If you know a Christian girl between the ages f twelve and sixteen I recommend buying this book for her as well as Ms Gunn s Pantyhose Professionals (Pantyhose Diaries Book 2) other booksI reviewed this book as partf LibraryThing s first reader program After a summer mission s trip to Europe Sierra Jensen has to adjust to life in a new town and a new school Her family had moved while she was away On the plane ride to her new home she meets a boy named Paul and feels a connection with him But as the plane lands she wonders if she ll ever seen him again When she arrives home it s time to start her junior year at her new school Like any teenager starting a new school she s really nervous about meeting new people keeping in touch with her ld friends and getting used to new teachers To top it ff Sierra s sister who is adopted is starting to confide in her about wanting to find her birth Mom Sierra tries to juggle all Masterchef Junior Cookbook: Bold Recipes and Essential Techniques to Inspire Young Cooks of this and just when she feels like she sut Black Macho and the Myth of the Superwoman of Only You Sierra by Robin Gunn Jones is the first workf Christian fic. From the bestselling author f The Christy Miller Series this series centers around Christy Miller's friend Sierra Jensen Sierra is a spunky and bol.

Tion I have ever read and I wasn t uite sure what to expect I was surprised to see how prevalent Sierra s faith was in the story The entire story revolved around Sierra waiting for God things r events caused by the creator that were meant to lead Sierra to something As a mother I found this to be a great story Sierra is a very polite moral young lady who is not afraid to follow her heart Her relationship with her parents is very Heaven Next Stop open and adult with both sides willing to listen to eachther and compromise Sierra definitely thinks about her actions and what effect they will r have had More than nce in the story she admitted she was wrong and apologized This character is ne that every parent will wish they had The nly part I was concerned about was Sierra s strong desire to have a boyfriend For being a Christian novel I was rather surprised that was the focus Bases Loaded of the novel However I can recall my teen years and yes my life revolved around boys I really commend Jonesn her ability to show something most teens worry about in a way that still puts the main focus Have A Good Night, Volume 1 on God One thing I did notice about the novel is that it wasriginally published in 1995 and it seems like Jones tried to do some minor updating There are a few times when sentences about cell phones r emails look like they were added in at the last minute This doesn t change anything about the story but I found the lack f technology to be refreshing So much f ur lives today focuses When You Lose Your Job on technology it was nice to read about a family who likes to spend time together I would give this book 5f 5 stars Jones did a great job writing a story that focuses n real world problems like dating and relocating that is also wholesome and entertaining I would recommend this book to any Christian I started reading this book and was amazed at the similarities between me and Sierra we had a couple aspects that were exactly alike But there were ther parts Isabel the Queen: Life and Times of her character that I was nothing like but I was still surprised I enjoyed reading this book and would recommend to fansf the Christy M I picked up the three book volume from my library due to the cuteness Fantastic Post Office 03 of the cover Not thene pictured here and that it looked like a romance This is ne f the times that I should have listened to the never just a book by its cover rule as it turned ut to be a Christian romance for middle schoolers Perhaps people who normally read Christian romance would like it but it was way too preachy and judgemental f Drawing the Human Head others for me ie a characterffers advice to a fellow Christain that he should break up with his non Christian girlfriend because he is wasting God s gift BLEH Sierra is a sixteen years Twin Block Functional Therapy: Applications in Dentofacial Orthopedics old and trying to find her place in life She has just spent three weeks in a missionary setting in England She met many great friendsf similar faith and wishes to be like themOn her way home to the United States she runs into a young man named Paul who asks her for a uick loan They end up DIY Projects for the Self-Sufficient Homeowner: 25 Ways to Build a Self-Reliant Lifestyle on the same flight and their conversation turns religious Paul isn the fence and Sierra gives him a come to Jesus talkSierra is coming home to a different home She left to England from California and is coming home to Oregon She is having a tough time adjusting to the changes in her life an. D sixteen year ld with big dreams and unconventional clothes Today's teens can truly relate to what is going n in Sierra's life whether it's frien.

D she keeps worrying and praying for PaulThis book is a story f a young woman learning to accept the changes in her life and listening to God s will in making life decisionsI received a copy f this book through Library Thing Early Reviewers This certainly wasn t the worst book I ve read and there were some nice themes and focus Dead Man Riding (Nell Bray, on family and friends in it but I had a lotf issues that got in my way f enjoying itFirst ff I really wish love interests would stop stalking each ther in teenage novels It really isn t helping teenagers in a positive waySecondly I did not go into reading this knowing it was by a Christian author No problem there really I am fine with seeing some religion in my reading But this book took it way too far and was verly preachy Sierra used her religion imposingly and almost threateningly at times At Pontius Pilate one point she asks her crush what he s doing dating a girl that isn t Christian view spoilerWhen he breaks up with her and returns to church after ten months and ends what Sierra refers to as his ten monthsf garbage she is Livin de Life oh so happy She even prays atne point that she wants him to be miserable until he becomes holy cuts Aeralis off Jalene and returns to church which really bothered meMalicious much hide spoiler An interesting premiere novel for the Sierra Jensen series Not sure if I ll read it all the way through but I ll at least read the next volumer twoEDIT I loved this series so much when I read it five years ago I m giving it a second go now It s Be CentsAble: How to Cut Your Household Budget in Half off to a great start Are you ready for another volume in Boys with a sidef God Don t worry it s not Christy Miller again This is her friend Sierra Jensen s seriesSierra returns home from her mission trip in Belfast and has to adjust to her new life in Portland her family moved there while she was away On the flight home she meets a cute Indiana Jones lookalike named Paul Immediately this thought springs into her head Fight for this man Don t ask me why and don t ask me what this means I m as clueless as you arePaul acts like he s interested in her until he finds Academic Inbreeding and Mobility in Higher Education: Global Perspectives out she s just 16 He s 19Jones Gunn believes that man should always be AT LEAST 3 yearslder than the woman She s never written a couple where the man is the same age r Heaven forbid YOUNGER than the female She gives him a lecture about how terrible it is that his girlfriend s a non Christian What are you doing with her I mean don t you see the potential for destruction in a relationship that s so lopsided It s like a trap to get you to settle for less than God s best for your life Keep in mind she doesn t know this guy from Adam They part ways and although she suspects she might never see him again she makes sure to pray for him every day Like a determined warrior with sword drawn Sierra prayed that God would protect Paul She prayed that the enemy would release the hold n Paul s life She prayed that Paul would break up with Jalene The Legend of Joaquin Murrieta: California's Gold Rush Bandit or that Jalene would become a Christian And Sierra prayed that Paul would be miserable until he got back into a really tight relationship with God At the endf the book she gets view spoiler a letter from Paul saying that she made him re think his life He s broken up with his non Christian girlfriend and is going to church again hide spoiler. Dships dating r learning to trust in God Sierra shows readers how to have a relationship with Jesus Christ and how to grow in their commitment to

ROBIN JONES GUNN is the much loved author of over 100 books with than 55 million copies of her titles sold worldwide Her Father Christmas books have been made into 3 Hallmark movies Her popular Christy Miller series now continues in Christy & Todd The Married Years and The Baby Years Robin's novels and non fiction works have received multiple awards and are a favorite with book clubs and

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