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Jessica's Big Mistake

(Sweet Valley Kids #7)

3.64  ·  Rating details ·  125 Ratings  ·  8 Reviews
Elizabeth's favorite author is coming to Sweet Valley Elementary School, and the twins each come up with a welcome gift. Illustrated.
Paperback, 72 pages
Published May 1st 1990 by Sweet Valley
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Tara Calaby
Mrs. Becker’s second grade class at Sweet Valley Elementary School is super excited, because a famous author is going to visit their class. Elizabeth is especially looking forward to it, because Angela Daley is her favourite author. Mrs. Becker tells the kids that one of them will be chosen for the special (i.e. dubious) honour of helping Daley sign books. The lucky winner will be the person who does the most special thing to welcome the author to their class.

The kids all want to be chosen, so t
This was yet another book about Jessica being bad. I'm wondering when she will act good and mean it. I wasn't shocked when she took Elizabeth's story and put her name on it. It seems that is what she does take what's not hers or do things she's not supposed to.

Their second grade class is getting visited by an author named Angela Daley. She's Elizabeth's favorite and she wants to do something special by giving her own story. She's not sure about it, but after working she comes up with one about
Jan 08, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I don't think I've ever read a book that covers plagiarism...definitely not a book aimed at 7+ year olds! But it's done wonderfully...I wish I had read it before copying Danielle M's homework in year 7 and landing myself a week of detention!
Aug 26, 2017 rated it liked it
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Rating these books on goodreads is such a wonderful stroll down memory lane! I remember reading these books as a kid, and the Wakefield twins were such an important part of my life, haha.
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I remember the cover just not the story.
Jul 26, 2012 rated it liked it
I liked it when they met their favorite author & wrote short stories. I felt more like I related to Elizabeth in this one.
Aug 12, 2010 rated it it was ok
Shelves: 1990
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its so funny i read this book 23 years ago it was great
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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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