Posts tagged "sweet valley high"

The Dudes Of Sweet Valley High, Ranked

Somehow we stumbled on the topic of the Sweet Valley High series in Frisky group chat this week and I found myself arguing the merits of various characters from…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 16, 2015 - 10:00 am

Casting The “Sweet Valley High” Movie

When I heard that Diablo Cody had signed on to write the big-screen version of my beloved Sweet Valley High series, I died a little inside. In a good way.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 22, 2011 - 9:00 am

Diablo Cody Says “Sweet Valley High” Movie Will Be “Wonderfully Nostalgic”

“I want it to be wonderfully nostalgic. I want it to be to the ’80s what ‘American Graffiti’ was to the [early] ’60s. I want it to be looking back on…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 21, 2011 - 9:20 am

Sweet Valley Style Stealer: Are You An Elizabeth Or A Jessica?

Today is an exciting day. Sitting on my nightstand, the just released book, Sweet Valley Confidential, about the Wakefield twins 10 years after they’ve left high school. As a hardcore…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 29, 2011 - 6:20 pm

The “Sweet Valley High” Girls In 2010

Twins Brittany (right) and Cynthia (left) Daniel played Jessica and Elizabeth Wakefield, respectively, on the television show “Sweet Valley High,” which ran from 1994 to 1997. Jessica and Elizabeth were…

Annika Harris | November 10, 2010 - 4:50 pm

First Look: Sweet Valley Confidential!

You guys. I’m kind of losing my mind this morning. Behold, on the left, the cover of the upcoming book Sweet Valley Confidential, which takes places 10 years after high…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 20, 2010 - 11:50 am

Quotable: Diablo Cody Will Try Not To Ruin “Sweet Valley High”

“It’s not, like, Atlas Shrugged where people are like, ‘You must have a tremendous amount of respect for this material, you better not f**k this up.’ And yet, people have…

Jessica Wakeman | March 23, 2010 - 1:20 pm

Diablo Cody To Pen A “Sweet Valley High” Screenplay

OK people, fess up. You’ve read a Sweet Valley High book. Some of you may have breezed through all 152 tomes, while others of you may have stopped in for…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 23, 2009 - 1:30 pm

Real Chick Lit: Love & Life Lessons From Young Adult Novels

During my junior high/early high school years, I consumed young adult series like my life depended on it. Maybe in a way, it did. I read obsessively about my favorite…

Robin Hershkowitz | June 5, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Elizabeth & Jessica Wakefield Go On A Diet

I basically lived for reading Sweet Valley High when I was in elementary school — as I previously wrote, SVH #3 Playing With Fire was the first time I read…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 27, 2008 - 4:15 pm

Sweet Valley High: The First Time We Read A Book That Made Us Feel Funny Down There

Whoa. We totally just found our favorite new blog (besides The Frisky, of course!) — a San Francisco writer named Casey is rereading and recapping the entire Sweet Valley High

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 3, 2008 - 9:00 pm