|Best friends (Sweet Valley Twins)|
Author: Andelfinger, Nicole
Elizabeth and Jessica are starting middle school together, but the twin sisters soon realize they have different interests and it is good to become their own person. in graphic novel format.
|Added Entry - Personal Name:||Pascal, Francine|
|Accelerated Reader Information:|
Interest Level: MG
Reading Level: 3.00
Points: 1.0 Quiz: 519564
Kirkus Reviews (09/15/22)
School Library Journal (00/11/22)
Full Text Reviews:
Booklist - 11/01/2022 Identical twins Elizabeth and Jessica Wakefield are sixth graders at Sweet Valley Middle School. Elizabeth is excited to finally be allowed to start a class newspaper and Jessica is on fire to join The Unicorns, a select group of friends who hang out, gossip, and bully other kids (not that they’d call it bullying—more like playing pranks and offering constructive criticism). This is the first time the two haven’t participated in the same activities and Elizabeth is worried Jessica is leaving her behind. But when Jessica takes one of The Unicorn’s pranks too far and hurts one of Elizabeth’s friends, Elizabeth realizes that being her own person is probably for the best. Based on the original Sweet Valley Twins novel from the 1980s, the story is nicely adapted to this new format. Though the twins are drawn identically, blonde and blue-eyed, there are enough visual clues to tell the two girls apart, and the rest of the cast appears more racially diverse. This series should be as popular with readers as The Baby-Sitters Club graphic novels. - Copyright 2022 Booklist.