Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Second Chance (Sweet Valley High, #53)” as Want to Read:
Second Chance (Sweet Valley High, #53)
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Second Chance (Sweet Valley High #53)

3.33 of 5 stars 3.33  ·  rating details  ·  373 ratings  ·  7 reviews
Just like everyone else...

Quiet, determined Kristin Thompson knows exactly what she wants from life. Since she was little, she has had one goal--to become a world-class tennis player. Now all she has to do is win one more tournament and she'll qualify to turn professional.

Then handsome Bruce Patman invites her out and sweeps her off her feet. But there's not enough room i
...more
Mass Market Paperback, 133 pages
Published February 1st 1989 by Bantam Books
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Second Chance, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Second Chance

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 629)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Kyla Crowley
Welcome to "Wow, This Girl is Not a Pushover" or SVH #53, "Second Chance."

Here are the book's two major players (see what I did there?), Kristin Thompson, Miss Almost Pro-Tennis Player and Bruce Patman, Big Asshole on Campus, to narrate this story for you:

Kristen: So I'm new to this whole SVH book thing. Who are you, exactly?
Bruce: Ha! That's funny. Normally I go around trying to rape woman but, as far as you are concerned, I am a sexy and filthy rich tennis player.
Kristen: Sweet. Anything else
...more
Marian
This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. To view it, click here.
Forever Young Adult
Graded By: Erin

Read the drinking game and review here.
Shelley Coughlin Porter
Because I'm reading them entirely out of order, I was shocked- SHOCKED!- to find out Regina Morrow had died from trying cocaine one time. WTH, Francine Pascal?!
Jodie
I even loved the twins' friends as much as I loved them. Francine Pascal had a way of writing that I adored as a pre-teen.
Sheila Read
I remember the cover just not the story.
Keli Wright
Jun 12, 2008 Keli Wright rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: all the little girls
Recommended to Keli by: ?
looved it!
Amanda
Amanda marked it as to-read
Nov 18, 2014
Ramsey
Ramsey added it
Nov 16, 2014
Taryn Schroeder
Taryn Schroeder marked it as to-read
Nov 06, 2014
Shahudha
Shahudha marked it as to-read
Nov 02, 2014
Stella Castillon
Stella Castillon marked it as to-read
Nov 01, 2014
Sarah
Sarah added it
Nov 01, 2014
Rhianna Neel
Rhianna Neel marked it as to-read
Oct 26, 2014
Chichi Sy
Chichi Sy marked it as to-read
Oct 26, 2014
Elizabeth
Elizabeth marked it as to-read
Oct 23, 2014
Renee
Renee added it
Oct 21, 2014
Krystelle Pobre
Krystelle Pobre marked it as to-read
Oct 17, 2014
Charmeine
Charmeine marked it as to-read
Sep 20, 2014
Jen
Jen marked it as to-read
Sep 17, 2014
Jenn
Jenn marked it as to-read
Sep 13, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 20 21 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
  • Mary Anne and the Search for Tigger (The Baby-Sitters Club, #25)
  • Aisha Goes Wild (Making Out, #8)
  • Team Play (Saddle Club, #15)
  • Peer Pressure (Girl Talk, #9)
2423
Francine Pascal (May 13, 1938— ) is an American author best known for creating the Sweet Valley series of novels. In 1982 she created the characters and the stories for the first six books and her agent, Amy Berkower of Writers House sold them to Bantam Books. Book number one is mostly written by Ms. Pascal. From then on she wrote the stories for every book ever published in the series. After the ...more
More about Francine Pascal...
Best Friends (Sweet Valley Twins, #1) Double Love (Sweet Valley High, #1) Fearless (Fearless, #1) Sweet Valley Confidential: Ten Years Later Secrets (Sweet Valley High, #2)

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »