Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Hassles, Heart Pings! and Sad, Happy Endings (Ally's World, #14)” as Want to Read:
Hassles, Heart Pings! and Sad, Happy Endings (Ally's World, #14)
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Hassles, Heart Pings! and Sad, Happy Endings (Ally's World #14)

by
3.92  ·  Rating details ·  184 Ratings  ·  10 Reviews
Ally is shocked when she finds out that her best mate Sandie is moving away and even more shocked to find that Linn is considering going to university miles away from home. She's only just got her mum back and now everyone else seems to want to leave. Apart from Billy, that is.
Paperback, 208 pages
Published 2007 by Scholastic (first published May 21st 2004)
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 Hassles, Heart Pings! and Sad, Happy Endings, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Hassles, Heart Pings! and Sad, Happy Endings

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

Community Reviews

(showing 1-10)
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Kyra (Blog of a Bookaholic)
Aug 25, 2012 rated it it was amazing
*SERIES REVIEW*

I have finally finished the series. All fourteen books, in a space of ten days. I read the first four books in the series when I was ten or eleven, and I adored them. This January, I really felt like revisiting them, as well as continuing with the rest of the books in the series that were still in the garage. I was scared that I wouldn't like them anymore in case I felt that they were too young for me...but I think I loved them even more this time round. IT WAS JUST...SO... PERFEC
...more
Resr
Jul 09, 2017 rated it it was amazing
REVIEW OF THE WHOLE SERIES **

These books were one of my three favourites growing up (the other two being Confessions of Georgia Nicholson and the Mates, Dates books) and I've recently been reading them again due to the extra sunbathing time.

I love these books. The way it takes you back to when you were 13 and the level of importance things had back then.
A.R. Collins
This final instalment to the stories certainly has its bad points, including the very worst use of Kyra in the entire series, and it's very annoying that Ally has forgotten Ivy is named after St. Ives, not ivy. I remember being disappointed by the big resolution the first time around, and I still am. At times, we really seem to be rushing towards an end to everything that's been going on (including just a few sentences about Kyra and Feargal - I'd rather that had been done properly or not at all ...more
Sacha
Sep 26, 2016 rated it really liked it
i picked up the 8th book at a book fair in primary 4 without having read any of the others and i was scandalised by the very grown up language of snogs and idiots. 8 year old me couldn't handle it at all. but i read that book like 10 times and i found it funny and then i read the rest of them, in whatever order the library or waterstones could provide them.

having a burst of nostalgia in my haphazard rereading of the princess diaries recently when i saw this one in a charity shop i couldn't resi
...more
Katie
Oct 13, 2013 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: pre-2009
**GENERAL REVIEW FOR THE ENTIRE SERIES**

Aww, man....
I started reading these books when I was about nine years old. I don't think I even read them in order at first, just got whichever ones I could find out of my schools library. I loved them. LOVED.

Eventually I figured out the order and filled in the gaps. And then proceeded to read the entire series about five times over. Those were the times.

Ally was my spirit animal in those days. She was a little awkward, wasn't quite sure where she fit into
...more
Maja
Mar 13, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: childrens-books
Finished the Allys World series and i'm so sad that there won't be any more books. They were a big part of my childhood/teens and i absolutely loved Ally and her quirky family. I can put it simply: the books are just wonderful!
Jacki
Sep 28, 2007 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: 10+ girls
Shelves: karenmccombie
the book is about best friends, boys and family struggles. it won't make sense if you haven't read the series. WARNING: Boys don't read this book it is to girly for you
Kimberley Jane
Jun 19, 2015 rated it it was amazing
I just have so much love for this series.
Karolína
rated it liked it
Apr 07, 2013
T
rated it liked it
Mar 06, 2015
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
  • Keeping it Real (Diary of a Chav, #6)
  • Teen Queens and Has-Beens (Truth, Dare, Kiss, Promise, #3)
  • Tajemství Velkého Vonta (Stínadelská trilogie, #3)
  • Two Little Savages
  • The Facts of Life (Rachel Riley, #6)
  • Tell Me About It (So Little Time, #5)
  • Too Good to Be True (So Little Time, #3)
  • Just Between Us (So Little Time, #4)
  • My Now or Never Diary (Diaries of Kelly Ann, #2)
  • Wishes and Dreams (Sweet 16, #2)
  • Sealed with a Kiss (Two of a Kind, #20)
63390
Karen McCombie is a bestselling author of children and young adult novels, and has had more than 80 books published. Originally from Scotland, she lives in London with her husband Tom, their 15-year-old daughter Milly and a beautiful but bitey cat called Dizzy. She is the author of the much-loved series 'Ally's World', and her most recent books include 'St Grizzle's School For Girls, Goats and Ran ...more
More about Karen McCombie...

Other Books in the Series

Ally's World (1 - 10 of 19 books)
  • Awesomely Ally's World
  • The Past, the Present and the Loud, Loud Girl (Ally's World, #1)
  • Dates, Double Dates and Big, Big Trouble (Ally's World, #2)
  • Butterflies, Bullies and Bad Bad Habits (Ally's World, #3)
  • Friends, Freak-outs and Very Secret Secrets (Ally's World, #4)
  • Boys, Brothers and Jelly Belly Dancing (Ally's World, #5)
  • Sisters, Super Creeps and Slushy, Gushy Love Songs (Ally's World, #6)
  • Parties, Predicaments and Undercover Pets (Ally's World, #7)
  • Tattoos, Telltales and Terrible, Terrible Twins (Ally's World, #8)
  • Mates, Mysteries and Pretty Weird Weirdness (Ally's World, #9)