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Gentile Girl

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Gentile Girl: Living with the Latter-day Saints introduces the major beliefs and practices of the Mormons through the easy-to-read, captivating story of a young Christian girl at Brigham Young University.
Paperback, 175 pages
Published January 2nd 2002 by Cross Roads Press
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Natalie Vellacott
I enjoyed this short biography. The author originally published this under a different title but it has been updated and amended.

Somewhat unbelievably, the author, an evangelical Christian, decides to attend a Mormon/Latter Day Saints University in America. The university accepts students who are not of the LDS faith, no doubt with the primary purpose of converting them. It seems she was partly motivated by a scholarship but also by some who said that she could do "some good there." I find it in
Kathleen Noonan
Feb 05, 2015 rated it really liked it
I really liked this book. I was trying to find books that were informative about the Mormon religion and what it's all about. This is a story about a Christian girl that receives a scholarship to BYU and decides to go to the college and experience the Mormon way of life.

She learns a lot along the way about what Mormons think and their way of life and really tries to see life, God and religion from their standpoint. I won't ruin the ending but I will say it's a fun and easy read and quite intere
May 24, 2010 rated it liked it
Interesting, positive non-Mormon perspective
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