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Second Chance (Sweet Valley High #53)

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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
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Mass Market Paperback, 133 pages
Published February 1st 1989 by Bantam Books
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kylajaclyn
Dec 23, 2014 kylajaclyn rated it it was ok
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
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Marian
Apr 14, 2010 Marian rated it it was ok
Shelves: sweetvalley, readit, 2010
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Shelves: ya-ftw, 2015
I love SVH!
Forever Young Adult
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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
Oct 24, 2010 Jodie rated it really liked it
Shelves: the-early-years
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
Jun 20, 2013 Sheila Read rated it it was amazing
I remember the cover just not the story.
Keli Wright
Jun 12, 2008 Keli Wright rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: all the little girls
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looved it!
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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
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