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Claudia and Mean Janine (BSC #7) - Ann M Martin

Claudia and Mean Janine is one of the books that really sticks out in my memory of the Babysitters Club books. I think it’s because reading it the first time around, I was struck by the emotions in the story and did find myself tearing up at various points. 414 more words

Ann M Martin

Kristy's Big Day (BSC #6) - Ann M Martin

And so we have returned to Kristy’s narration. As this is the sixth book in the series, we have run through a complete circuit of the babysitters in terms of narrators, and now Kristy is firmly back in the driving seat. 327 more words

Ann M Martin

Baby Sitter's Club

“What’s that?”

“It’s a tilapia.”

“Hee hee hee! It’s a what??”


“Hee hee hee! Say it again!!”


“What’s a tanapada?”

“A ta-laa-pee-ahh is a fish. 514 more words


Dawson’s Creek Revisited: Season 3, Episode 17 – Cinderella Story

Argh, I think I know what the Creek writers feel like. Again deadline looms and I have neither the time nor the heart (or would it be “stomach” in this case?) to churn out something witty and insightful. 1,023 more words

Season 2

Mary Anne Saves the Day (and then hides under the bed), Part Three

Mary Anne tries to finagle later curfews, but no dice. This makes her ponder responsibility. Was she being irresponsible because she didn’t call her father to tell him she would be five minutes late? 778 more words

Children's Books

What Books Defined Your Childhood?

When I was young, I always had my nose in a book. And if it wasn’t in a book, I was holed up in a corner with my notebook and a pen, scribbling my latest missive. 639 more words