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High praise for Sweet Valley books

Advantages: Great read for younger teenage girls, easy to get into the series
Disadvantages: Not so interesting for older teens (may prefer the Sweet Valley Senior Year/University books)

I have nothing but good memories of all the Sweet Valley series books by Francine Pascal. From the ages of about 11 to 14/15, I was pretty much addicted to them (much to the disgust of my English teacher at the time!). Of the different series-Sweet Valley ...

jlkovacs1 02.08.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Romance Collection: Sweet Valley High - Francine Pascal

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Elizabeth and Todd fans - This One's For You!

Advantages: Great romance scenes, mini-series of 3 books, familiar characters
Disadvantages: Unrealistic portrayal of relationships in the 2000's!

...The infamous Sweet Valley series kicked off the #101 - #103 books with this Romance Collection; consisting of #101 The Boyfriend War, #102 Almost Married and #103 Operation Love Match. This mini-series is a personal favourite of mine, being a huge Eliza ...

EmmaRen 28.06.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Romance Collection: Sweet Valley High - Francine Pascal

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SV- the original teenage soap-drama

Advantages: easy to follow plots, good characters, not taxing on the brain
Disadvantages: could get 'sad' tag if friends knew you read them

Elizabeth and Jessica Wakefield continue their life saga after leaving Sweet Valley High and are now university students. All those who are familiar with the twins would already know that they are identical, from the same length of blond hair, aquamari ...

lysfong 28.03.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Elizabeth's Heartbreak (Sweet Valley University) - Francine Pascal

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Sweet Valley, great fun to read!

Advantages: Easy to read, likable characters, great plots, for all ages
Disadvantages: Storylines can be repetative and far-fetched

I have been reading sweet valley books since I was 12 and moved on to Sweet Valley University at 14, which I am still addicted to now. The series has around 60 books following the famous Sweet Valley twins Elizabeth and Jessica through their Freshman an ...

tuttifruity 25.05.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Elizabeth's Heartbreak (Sweet Valley University) - Francine Pascal

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SVU

Advantages: none
Disadvantages: none

I have honestly only read No.1 - 39 of this serios of books because there is not many good book stores in my country. These serios of books are good dealing from thing like drugs and rape to the emotions of breaking up with boy friends/girl friends. ...

bannanarama_2000 23.08.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Elizabeth's Heartbreak (Sweet Valley University) - Francine Pascal

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