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Bitter Rivals (Sweet Valley High #29)

3.36 of 5 stars 3.36  ·  rating details  ·  654 ratings  ·  15 reviews
Three's a crowd...

Elizabeth Wakefield is ecstatic. Her dearest childhood friend, Amy Sutton, is moving back to Sweet Valley. Elizabeth can't wait to see her again and introduce Amy to her current best friend, Enid Rollins.

Amy is an undeniable hit at Sweet Valley High. She's glamorous and vivacious, and she becomes the newest member of the cheerleading squad. But to Eliza
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Mass Market Paperback, 138 pages
Published June 1st 1986 by Bantam Books (first published 1986)
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PurplyCookie
It was interesting to see Liz and Enid reacting to a changed Amy. At least Liz found out that Amy is no longer the same Amy who had been her best friend back in grade school. Too bad that Amy came off as more vicious than Jessica is much later in the series.

I liked the way the book conveyed Enid's jealousy of Amy but, also at the same time, she was portrayed as being insecure and threatened by the return of Liz's "best friend". But sometimes I do feel that Liz deserves a more multifaceted perso
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Hillary
Let me make sure I have this right: Amy is just like Jessica. Jessica is well meaning and forgivable. Amy is the spawn of Satan's mean-ass monkey seed. We all apply generous amounts of 'blusher.'
Alexis Kasznia
Amy Sutton VS Enid Rollins and Liz is caught in the middle!
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hannaH
I never really cared about Amy, and Enid is as boring as white bread, and Elizabeth is a pain, so this one sucks. I think I've only read it once.
Jodie
I never wanted to stop reading these. They are like a great old friend. I can pick up where I left off...
Ryan Quan
This is the one where Elizabeth realizes her old friend Amy Sutton is a total bitch now. Sad but realistic ;)
Marts  (Thinker)
Read this back in secondary school... 'Sweet Valley High #29 - Bitter Rivals' by Francine Pascal
Sally
AAAHH! The one where Amy comes back... and she's totally changed and I was sad :(
Vesta Lynn
I can't believe it, but I remember this book. I think I read almost the whole series.
Tanya Rivera
Fun reading for the early teen years. Loved them from the age of 12 - 15
Sheila Read
Each time I would read these books someone in the book is the better twin.
Kristina
I always wondered how Amy Sutton came into the mix in the later books
Jill
Another lovely Enid book.
Keli Wright
Jun 12, 2008 Keli Wright rated it 5 of 5 stars
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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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