Category: 80s & 90s Young Adult Rewind

Review: Sweet Valley High #1 Double Love

Review: Sweet Valley High #1 Double Love

The tagline: Will Jessica steal Todd from Elizabeth? The answer: Yes of course! It’s par for the course with Jessica Wakefield, one half of Sweet Valley High’s beloved (or not!) twin sisters who are the envy of everyone who comes across their path. The golden-haired 16 year-old beauties Elizabeth and Jessica Wakefield were the main protagonists of this long-running series. I think a little background is needed here. I was a […]

Sweet Valley High

Sweet Valley High

Look right down any crowded hall… Ah, Sweet Valley High. How addicted to you I used to be (I mean it – I used to read these books all the time). I aspired to be Jessica Wakefield when I was a tween (even though in all likelihood I was more of an Elizabeth). Basically, I just wanted to be a Wakefield with their perfect size 6 figures, blond hair, blue-green […]

Which SVH character are you?

Posted February 23, 2014 by Brin in Fun/Off-topic, Sweet Valley High / 0 Comments
Which SVH character are you?

Just for Fun: which SVH character are you? Look right down any crowded hall you’ll see there’s a beauty standing. Is she really everywhere, or a reflection? One always calls out to you. The other’s shy and quiet. Could there be two different girls who look the same at: Sweet Valley, Sweet Valley High… Years later and I still remember that damn theme song (though I watched the series a […]

Sweet Dreams Series

Posted January 11, 2014 by Brin in 80s & 90s Young Adult Rewind, Sweet Dreams / 8 Comments
Sweet Dreams Series

Sweet Dreams Series I don’t tend to gravitate towards straight-up romance novels as a rule (though I must stress that I do read some now and again). I generally tend to prefer science fiction/fantasy, urban fantasy and paranormal. If I do read contemporary, it tends to be of the Young Adult variety. I have to admit though, a significantly large portion of my teenage years were spent reading romance novels […]