Kristy's Big Day
Kristy's mom is getting married, and Kristy is going to be a bridesmaid! The only trouble is, fourteen kids are coming in town for the wedding. Kristy, Claudia, Mary Anne, Stacey, Dawn, and Mallory think they can handle it, but that's before they spend a week changing diapers, stopping arguments, solving mix-ups, and planning activities. It's the biggest job the BSC has ev...more
Not saying that I was worried, but I wondered how Gale Galligan would incorporate Mallory into the story as a Club member (since the original took place before Mal joined) but that was well-handled. (Confession: I also wondered what would happen with Dawn's handwriting, as I have vested interest in that particular subject. For the record: it looks the same and I am content.) The story was wonderful and well-drawn, and it was a great adaptio ...more
While this has some amusing hijinks with the kids, it lacked the usual drama. There were no fights. No evil
baby-sitting gang moving in on their turf, just a lot of kids.
Cute problem solving in the baby sitting arena.
Not sure if they are going to republish all 213 novels in this series, but so far, I am enjoying the adoptions.
the one very very very slight issue I have ...more
This is a heart-warming episode about Kristy coming to terms with her new family, while also helping out in some big ways.
During my days in middle school, I was a huge Babysitter’s Club fan! I read all the books, including the Little Sister’s series. I even owned the movie! It was absolutely terrible, but I wore that old VHS tape out! I was obsessed with this amazing club of best friends that created a booming babysitting empire.
I so wanted to be one of them until I realized that many of my friends hated babysitting. My dreams of having my own club were cru ...more
Gale holds an MFA in Sequential Art from the S ...more