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  1. #3: The Prom Queen
    #3: The Prom Queen
    Melody Carlson
    Revell / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $0.99 Retail: $13.00 Save 92% ($12.01)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 5 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW719616
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  1. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    The Prom Queen
    January 26, 2015
    Quality: 4
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    my pre-teen daughter loved it. good price too
  2. 4 Stars Out Of 5
    Good book
    January 16, 2015
    Quality: 4
    Value: 4
    Meets Expectations: 5
    My daughters loved this book. Even had their friends reading it too...
  3. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    loved it.
    January 11, 2015
    Queen of Brussels Sprouts
    My daughter loved this book. She really enjoyed the series.
  4. Age: 18-24
    Gender: female
    4 Stars Out Of 5
    Sad To See The Ending of a Great Series!
    December 26, 2013
    Age: 18-24
    Gender: female
    Quality: 4
    Value: 4
    Meets Expectations: 4
    Overall I really enjoyed The Prom Queen and thought it was very realistic! It was an ordinary, everyday high school senior who took on what could be the potential deceiving words of a televangelist and applied them to her own life (at least in the context that Megan did). However in the process she took God out of the center and instead filled it with pride and selfishness. This resulted in a slow, chaotic down spiral of over-committing and exhaustion.

    I felt Carlson had put quite a bit of research in the novel concerning how to run a prom campaign as well as the energy that goes into hosting it on top of having a fundraiser. I really never thought about how much work might go into running for prom queen because many of the candidates make it look easy. On the outside they made it look easy, but as in this story it was easy to see that any high school girl can become easily trapped into the idea of living up to others expectations. However, I love how the author describes Megan's God moment of realizing that in the end the only thing that matters is giving God to glory! The surrender that Megan experiences is amazing and makes the ending that more beautiful!

    I would give this novel a 4 out of 5 stars only because there were a few parts that didn't hold my attention very well! Despite that though, I would still recommend this YA novel for any high school girl! Relatable characters with a great message!
  5. Peoria, IL
    Age: Under 18
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    this book is so amazing!!
    April 8, 2013
    Peoria, IL
    Age: Under 18
    Gender: female
    Quality: 4
    Value: 4
    Meets Expectations: 5
    this book is so good, i just could not put it down!! I love kingston high books so much, i wish there was another one. But this book i feel talks a lot about what girls think they have to do to impress and the thoughts people through in your face and its just a really good book that i recommend.
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