Fans who grew up on SVH will delight in Pascal's return to sunny California. Seeing everyone all grown up--and stumbling through their 20s -- is a huge treat. (Romantic Times)
We catch up on what's been going on with Jessica and Elizabeth Wakefield in the just-released Sweet Valley Confidential. It's a perfect storm of decades past, and we are LOVING it. (MTV Buzzworthy Blog)
I can't remember the last time I ignored my cell phone, my DVR backlog and my emails (something about a Reese Witherspoon wedding?) to read a book--an actual book!--cover to cover. For one lovely Saturday afternoon in late March, it was a joy to unplug from my life and excitedly catch up with a few old friends. Pure love. Actually, make that double love. (The Huffington Post)
For the vast canon of works devoted to the modern gal's sexual escapades and shoe-shopping habits, including Candace Bushnell's Sex and the City and Cecily von Zigesar's Gossip Girl, we have Francine Pascal to thank. (The Daily Beast)
It's unexpectedly stirring--you can feel it in your heart, this fluttering memory of caring about Jessica and Elizabeth Wakefield. (The Hairpin.com) --This text refers to the Mass Market Paperback edition.
From the Back Cover
The Wakefield Twins--and the whole gang from Sweet Valley High--are back!
What terrible secret has torn Jessica and Elizabeth apart?
Ten years after graduation, the Wakefield twins have had a falling out of epic proportions. When Jessica commits a complete and utter betrayal, Elizabeth flees to New York to escape the pain and immerse herself in her lifelong dream of becoming a serious journalist.
"A perfect storm of decades past, and we are LOVING it." --MTV
Jessica remains in California, dealing with the consequences of her heart-wrenching choices. She's built a full life for herself but dearly misses her sister. With Elizabeth as her enemy, Sweet Valley is no longer the idyllic town of their youth.
"Compelling…frothy fun."--Wall Street Journal
--This text refers to the
Mass Market Paperback
Jessica longs for forgiveness. But Elizabeth, always the "good twin," can't forget Jessica's duplicity--and soon decides the only way to heal her broken heart is to exact sweet, sweet revenge…