The Baby-Sitters Club #1: Kristy's Great Idea

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545322782

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 176

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The hit series returns to charm and inspire another generation of baby-sitters! The first three classic BSC books are back, along with a brand-new prequel, The Summer Before. It all began with a great idea ... and the inspiring original story of the Baby-sitters Club is back! Kristy Thomas's brilliant business plan gets off to a great start with the help of Claudia Kishi (vice-president), Mary Anne Spier (secretary), and Stacey McGill (treasurer).
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The Truth about Stacey

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781407120454

Category: Babysitters

Page: 166

View: 2917

Stacey, a member of the Baby-sitters Club, struggles with her parents who refuse to accept that she has diabetes, baby-sitting problems, and a rival baby-sitting club.
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The Baby-Sitters Club 3

Mary Anne Saves the Day

Author: Ann M. Martin,Raina Telgemeier

Publisher: Graphix

ISBN: 9780545886215

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 160

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For the very first time, The Baby-sitters Club graphic novels adapted by #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestselling and Eisner Award winning creator of SMILE, Raina Telgemeier, are available in full color! Who would have guessed that when the BSC girls get in a HUGE fight, it's shy and quiet Mary Anne who manages to save their friendship? When a terrible fight breaks out among the four BABY-SITTERS CLUB friends, Mary Anne is left to her own devices. She has to sit by herself at lunch, make new friends, and deal with her overprotective father without advice from the BSC gang. But the worst part is when she faces a terrible baby-sitting predicament, and she can't find any help. Luckily, Mary Anne rises to the occasion. Not only does she handle all her problems with aplomb, she also manages to get the BSC back together again.
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Kristy's Big Day

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545262100

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 158

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When Kristy Thomas's mother decides to get married again, Kristy and her friends in the Baby-sitters Club have to cope with all the small children that her family and friends are bringing to the wedding.
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Claudia and mean Janine

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: Scholastic

ISBN: 9780590421225

Category: Babysitters Club (Imaginary organization)

Page: 145

View: 8144

Claudia's participation in the Baby-sitters Club is curtailed when Grandmother Mimi suffers a stroke and Claudia finds herself "Mimi-sitting" and fighting more frequently with her sister.
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The Summer Before (The Baby-Sitters Club)

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 1338094580

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 224

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The BSC returns in this fantastic prequel from Newbery Honor author Ann M. Martin. Before there was the Baby-Sitters Club, there were four girls named Kristy Thomas, Mary Anne Spier, Claudia Kishi, and Stacey McGill. As they start the summer before seventh grade (also before they start the BSC), each of them is on the cusp of a big change. Kristy is still hung up on hoping that her father will return to her family. Mary Anne has to prove to her father that she's no longer a little girl who needs hundreds of rules. Claudia is navigating her first major crush on a boy. And Stacey is leaving her entire New York City life behind...
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The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix #4: Claudia and Mean Janine

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545600154

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 176

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The baby-sitters are back in their fourth graphic novel! Claudia and her sister, Janine, may as well be from two different planets. Claudia, who pays more attention to her art than her grades, feels she can't compete with her perfect sister. Janine studies nonstop, makes straight As, and even takes college-level courses. The girls are nothing alike, and they can't agree on anything. While Janine devotes all her time to working on her Web site, The Baby-sitters Club is busy with their new summer play group. But when something terrible happens to their grandmother, Mimi, the two sisters discover they're more alike than they originally thought.
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The Truth About Stacey: Full-Color Edition (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphix #2)

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545829100

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 144

View: 1913

This graphic novel adapted by Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile, is now available in full color! Poor Stacey. She just moved to a new town, is still coming to terms with her diabetes, and is facing baby-sitting problems left and right. Fortunately, Stacey has three new friends -- Kristy, Claudia, and Mary Anne. Together they're the BSC -- and they will deal with whatever's thrown their way... even if it's a rival baby-sitting club! Raina Telgemeier, in the same signature style featured in Smile and Sisters, perfectly captures all the drama and humor of the original novel!
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The Baby-Sitters Club #6: Kristy's Big Day

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545532523

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 176

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The hit series returns to charm and inspire another generation of baby-sitters! Kristy's mom is getting married, and everyone is coming to town to help, bringing their kids with them. Fourteen kids! Kristy is sure she and Stacey, Claudia, Mary Anne, and Dawn can handle it--they're professional baby-sitters, after all, and Kristy's mom has offered them a lot of money to take on such a big job. But will a week of changing diapers, stopping fights, solving mix-ups, and keeping fourteen children entertained prove to be too much for the BSC? Can they keep things under control for Kristy's big day?
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The 100 Most Popular Young Adult Authors

Biographical Sketches and Bibliographies

Author: Bernard Alger Drew

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 9781563086151

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 531

View: 1621

Offers brief biographies, annotated listings of each author's works, and suggestions for additional reading
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The Baby-Sitters Club #4: Mary Anne Saves the Day

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545322820

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 176

View: 1704

The megahit series returns to charm and inspire a new generation of baby-sitters! The classic BSC stories relaunch with a fresh look just as a brand-new prequel hits stores. The girls of the BSC are in a huge fight, and Mary Anne feels caught in the middle. She isn't usually a leader in their group, but when the club leaves her alone to deal with a sick child, Mary Anne knows it's time to take charge.
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The Baby-Sitters Club #1: Kristy's Great Idea

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545532477

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 176

View: 5663

The hit series returns to charm and inspire another generation of baby-sitters! When Kristy Thomas has the great idea to form a baby-sitters club--a chance to earn money and spend time with her friends, all while doing something they each love to do--she has no idea how much the club will change everything. Crank calls, uncontrollable toddlers, wild pets, untruthful clients . . . running a business is hard work! Kristy and her co-founders, Mary Anne, Claudia, and Stacey, are sure they can handle anything. But only if they stick together . . . The best friends you'll ever have--with classic BSC covers and a letter from Ann M. Martin!
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The truth about Stacey

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780439389846

Category: Babysitters Club (Imaginary organization)

Page: 167

View: 8357

The truth about Stacey is that she has diabetes. Nobody knows-- except her friends in the Baby-sitters Club. But even they don't know the real truth about Stacey. Stacey's parents are her bigger problem. They won't recognize what she's going through, leaving her feeling more alone than ever.
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Graphic Novels: A Guide to Comic Books, Manga, and More, 2nd Edition

Author: Michael Pawuk,David S. Serchay

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1440851360

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 719

View: 662

Covering genres from action/adventure and fantasy to horror, science fiction, and superheroes, this guide maps the vast and expanding terrain of graphic novels, describing and organizing titles as well as providing information that will help librarians to build and balance their graphic novel collections and direct patrons to read-alikes. • Introduces users to approximately 1,000 currently popular graphic novels and manga • Organizes titles by genre, subgenre, and theme to facilitate finding read-alikes • Helps librarians build and balance their graphic novel collections
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Claudia and Mean Janine: Full Color Edition (the Baby-Sitters Club Graphix #4)

Author: M. Martin Ann

Publisher: Graphix

ISBN: 9780545886222

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 176

View: 3214

Claudia and her sister, Janine, may as well be from two different planets. Claudia, who pays more attention to her artwork and The Baby-sitters Club than her homework, feels like she can't compete with her perfect sister. Janine studies nonstop, gets straight As, and even takes college-level courses! But when something unexpected happens to the most beloved person in their family, will the sisters be able to put aside their differences? Raina Telgemeier, using the signature style featured in her acclaimed graphic novels Smile and Sisters, perfectly captures all the drama and charm of the original novel!
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Dawn and the impossible three

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780590422321

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 155

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As a new member of the Baby-sitters Club, Dawn tries to win the acceptance of the club's president by tackling a tough babysitting job.
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The Baby-Sitters Club #2: Claudia and the Phantom Phone Calls

Author: Ann M. Martin

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545322790

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 176

View: 399

The hit series returns to charm and inspire another generation of baby-sitters! The first three classic BSC books are back, along with a brand-new prequel, The Summer Before. Being a good baby-sitter isn't always easy, and the vice-president of the Baby-Sitters Club, Claudia Kishi, is learning that the hard way. She and the other club members have started getting strange calls on the job. Is it the Phantom Caller, a jewel thief who's been breaking into houses in the area? One thing is certain -- the Club has to take action to protect their kids!
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Ghosts

Author: Raina Telgemeier

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545540674

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 256

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From Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile, Drama, and Sisters! Catrina and her family are moving to the coast of Northern California because her little sister, Maya, is sick. Cat isn't happy about leaving her friends for Bahía de la Luna, but Maya has cystic fibrosis and will benefit from the cool, salty air that blows in from the sea. As the girls explore their new home, a neighbor lets them in on a secret: There are ghosts in Bahía de la Luna. Maya is determined to meet one, but Cat wants nothing to do with them. As the time of year when ghosts reunite with their loved ones approaches, Cat must figure out how to put aside her fears for her sister's sake - and her own. Raina Telgemeier has masterfully created a moving and insightful story about the power of family and friendship, and how it gives us the courage to do what we never thought possible.
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P.S. Longer Letter Later

Author: Paula Danziger,Ann M. Martin

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780590213110

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 234

View: 4119

Twelve-year-old best friends Elizabeth and Tara*Starr continue their friendship through letter-writing after Tara*Starr's family moves to another state, in a complex and emotionally rich novel about two friends coping with overwhelming change. Reprint. PW. NYT.
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