Lovestruck (Sweet Valley High #27)
No one at Sweet Valley High can believe that football star Ken Matthews has fallen in love with super-sophisticated Suzanne Hanlon. Suzanne likes poetry, gourmet food, and art films, while Ken's idea of a good time is listening to rock 'n' roll and eating pizza. Two people couldn't be more different.
Elizabeth Wakefield knows that snobbish Suzanne is wrong...more
1. You don't like football.
2. You think a lame-sounding "town picnic" featuring peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and unhygienic and horrifying kissing booths, all planned by an unstable 16-year-old, sounds like a really bad idea.
3. You enjoy Shakespeare, any movie that doesn't feature explosions prominently and classical music.
Oh well, I give up. I'm a total snob. Thanks a lot, Ghostwriters.
And THAT COVER!!!! Why does Ken ...more
Opposites attract, right? What could go wrong?
Except that Suzanne wants to change Ken (listen up women out there - you cannot change a man) to be a better him, and by default a better catch for her. She doesnt succeed and in the end Ken only resents her for it, and she only is left looking like a fool (SEE I told you you cant change a man).
What I dont understand is why Suza ...more
I like Ken Matthews (although he didn't figure in much later on in other series) and it sends people on a rescue mode when they figure out that his easygoing manner may be overhauled just because he fell for the artsy and sophisticated type of a woman. Hey, nothing wrong with opposites attract but I guess that's SVH for you.
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