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Boy Trouble

(Sweet Valley High #61)

3.37  ·  Rating details ·  384 ratings  ·  10 reviews
Patty Gilbert is elated when she finds out that her boyfriend, Jim Hollis is coming home from college for a weekend visit. But then she finds out that her older sister, Jana, is coming to visit the same weekend, and she tells Jim she'll have to spend most of her time with her family. He blows up at her, and before Patty knows what's happening, they have a huge fight and br ...more
Mass Market Paperback, 153 pages
Published December 1st 1989 by Bantam Books
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Jenn N
Oct 12, 2016 rated it liked it
SVH cheese at its finest. My dad is awesome for bringing this back for me from his business trip.
Sadaco
Dec 23, 2017 rated it it was ok
Miscommunication and misunderstanding are so frustrating but this book wouldn't be a book without them.
Carley Adair
Jun 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
A fantastic Sweet Valley high Book

I loved Patty as a character.In this story Jessica was a real stick in the mud and boring.Elizabeth was the more interesting one .
kylajaclyn
Jan 03, 2012 rated it liked it
Welcome to "Being a Girl is A Constant Struggle" or SVH #62, "Boy Trouble."

Main plots:

Being a girl is a constant struggle for Patty Gilbert because her "super amazing" sort-of long distance boyfriend flips his shit when she informs him that she has to spend the weekend with her sister, whom she hasn't seen in six months. This "great" boyfriend tells her that she is incredibly selfish for wanting to spend time with her family since he hasn't seen her in four weeks, and they break up. Turns out P
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Chelseaj
Oct 06, 2010 rated it liked it
Things get very frustrating when your in a bad situation and someone that is close has the situation going the way they want. Patty felt this way about her older sister, Jana, and she doesn't know what to really feel because Jim and her broke up. While Patty is very hurt, Jana is going to get happily married.
Hillary
A series of zany misunderstandings threaten to disrupt the relationship of Sweet Valley High's first ever African American couple. Gosh! I hope Saint Liz is nearby to assist these two people she has literally never spoken to before. (hint - she is, she always is).
Jodie
Oct 24, 2010 rated it really liked it
Shelves: the-early-years
I grew as they grew. They never left, even in the hard times and the awkward years. I love the Sweet Valley.
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I remember the cover just not the story
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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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