Nostalgic Bookshelf

Snarky recaps of nostalgic media, including Making Out, Baywatch, Blyton and Baby-Sitter's Club
Posts by necromommycon
Necromommycon has been mummified and buried in the countryside (with a large number of books).

[The Famous Five] The Famous Five #8: Five Get Into Trouble (17 Oct 2018)

Necromommycon recaps The Famous Five #8: Five Get Into Trouble wherein the official summary is absolute nonsense, and the Five are the most organised kidnap victims in the world.


[The Baby-Sitters Club] Baby-Sitters Club #8: Boy-Crazy Stacey (6 Aug 2018)

Necromommycon recaps Baby-Sitters Club #8: Boy-Crazy Stacey by Ann M. Martin and there is much shouting about older boys taking advantage of younger girls and also the importance of friendships.


[The Famous Five] Famous Five #5: Five Go Off in a Caravan (25 Jul 2018)

It’s all food porn, flirtatious farm girls, and SECRET ADVENTURES.


[Books, The Baby-Sitters Club] Baby-Sitters Club #6: Kristy’s Big Day by Ann M. Martin (20 Jun 2018)

necromommycon recaps Baby-Sitters Club #6: Kristy’s Big Day by Ann M. Martin and despite a ridiculous premise and some pod people, it’s pretty much wonderful.


[The Baby-Sitters Club] Baby-Sitters Club #4: Mary Anne Saves the Day by Ann M. Martin (4 Apr 2018)

necromommycon recaps Baby-Sitters Club #4: Mary Anne Saves the Day by Ann M. Martin: Mary Anne shows her spine! 911 is called! Everyone fights and it is delightful! #url#


[The Famous Five] The Famous Five #2: Five Go Adventuring Again by Enid Blyton (21 Mar 2018)

Necromommycon recaps Five Go Adventuring Again by Enid Blyton. In the second Famous Five book, Julian, Dick, George, Anne, and Timmy the dog return to Kirrin Cottage for the Christmas holidays.


[The Baby-Sitters Club] Baby-Sitters Club #2: Claudia and the Phantom Phone Calls by Ann M. Martin (7 Feb 2018)

Title: Claudia and the Phantom Phone Calls Summary: Kristy, Claudia, Mary Anne and Stacey have had some strange adventures since they started the Baby-sitters Club. [Wing: Considering this is book #2, I think that’s a bit of a stretch, blurb writer.] But nothing’s been as spooky as what’s going on right now. The baby-sitters have been… read more