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Snarky recaps of nostalgic media, including Making Out, Baywatch, Blyton and Baby-Sitter's Club

Category Archives: Sweet Valley

Dove, Raven and Wing recap the whole of the Sweet Valley cannon, staring at Sweet Valley Twins and going all the way to Confidential. This takes place on their separate site, SweetValley.Online.


[Podcasts, Sweet Valley, Sweet Valley] Sweet Valley Twins Podcast 28: Jessica’s New Look
by Raven on 10 Aug 2018

Wing, Raven and Dove talk about Sweet Valley Twins 47: Jessica’s New Look. They also discuss Bleak Valley and how the book ties into this theory.

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[Sweet Valley] Sweet Valley Twins Super Edition #4: The Unicorns Go Hawaiian by Francine Pascal
by Wing on 16 Jul 2018

Wing recaps Sweet Valley Twins Super Edition #4: The Unicorns Go Hawaiian and there’s fire and drinking and shouting and loud music — and that’s just Wing, much less the book!

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[Sweet Valley] Sweet Valley Twins #52: Booster Boycott
by Wing on 18 Jun 2018

Wing recaps Sweet Valley Twins 52: Booster Boycott by Francine Pascal and burns everything to the fucking ground. Fuck gender essentialism. Fuck heteronormativity. Fuck Wakefields Must Win.

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[Sweet Valley] Sweet Valley Twins #50: Jessica and the Secret Star
by Raven on 28 May 2018

Raven recaps Jessica and the Secret Star, in which he writes LIMERICKS. Everyone loves limericks, right?

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[Sweet Valley] Sweet Valley Twins #49: The Twins’ Little Sister by Francine Pascal
by Wing on 21 May 2018

Wing recaps Sweet Valley Twins 49: The Twins’ Little Sister by Francine Pascal, and no, the twins are not ready to be big sisters. They will never be ready. #url#

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[Sweet Valley] Sweet Valley Twins #48: Mandy MIller Fights Back by Francine Pascal
by Raven on 8 May 2018

Title: Mandy Miller Fights Back Tagline: Will Jessica lose her new friend? Summary: Mandy Miller wants to join the Unicorns, but the Unicorns don’t want Mandy Miller! She wears wild second-hand clothes, and the other members think she tries too hard to fit in. Jessica thinks she’s funny and nice, and she likes her offbeat… read more

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[Sweet Valley] Sweet Valley Twins #46: Mademoiselle Jessica by Francine Pascal
by Wing on 23 Apr 2018

Title: Mademoiselle Jessica Summary: A model family… Jessica Wakefield is sick and tired of spoiled Lila Fowler’s constant boasting. So when she reads about the Model Family competition being sponsored by Teenager Magazine, she’s tempted to enter just to put Lila in her place. The first prize is a fabulous, all-expenses-paid trip to Paris. To… read more

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[Sweet Valley] Sweet Valley Twins Podcast 26: Lucy Takes The Reins
by Raven on 15 Apr 2018

Wing, Raven and Dove talk about Sweet Valley Twins 45: Lucy Takes The Reins. They also discuss Bleak Valley and how the book ties into this theory.

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[Sweet Valley, Sweet Valley] Sweet Valley Twins Podcast Episode 25: Amy Moves In
by Raven on 7 Apr 2018

Wing, Raven and Dove talk about Sweet Valley Twins 44: Amy Moves In. They also discuss Bleak Valley and how the book ties into this theory.

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