There’s a sort of romantic, Sweet Valley High do-gooder romanticism for hosting clothing drives to benefit homeless shelters. And don’t get it twisted — that effort is good, but it isn’t exactly what these populations need the most....
Sweet Valley High cover illustrator James L. Mathewuse still takes commissions on his site. Imagine you or your friends rendered in glorious 80s pastels or oils! (more…)
If you have ever wanted to be drawn like one of Sweet Valley High’s Wakefield twins, now is your chance. James L. Mathewuse, the cover artist behind the teen series Sweet Valley High created by Francine Pascal, is taking commissions....Show More Summary
It's time to live out your YA novel dreams.
I don't know how I missed this earlier this week, but now that I've seen it, IT'S ALL I WANT. If you're like me, and devoured Sweet Valley High books when you were a kid, you probably will, too.
Happy weekend, everyone! Please enjoy the following: – The man who did all the original Sweet Valley High covers ACCEPTS COMMISSIONS. Should Heather and I get a portrait done?! I want this one: – At The New Yorker: The Mind-Blowing Athleticism of Simone Biles, which is a video. You guys. Simone Biles is amazing. She Read More...
The Internet was too young when the shameless Sweet Valley High made its debut, but now it's grown up — and ready to parody. SEE ALSO: Photoshop battle honors this a beautiful giraffe sucking on a wooden fence post A new Twitter account, Paperback Paradise, brilliantly photoshops '90s paperbacks and gives the them the titles they deserve. Show More Summary
Oh, Twitter — you never cease to amaze us! As if music fandoms using the social network to wage war on each other wasn't enough for this Monday, we've got possibly the best new Twitter parody account you've seen! Related: Celeb Twitpics From The iHeartRadio Music Awards! Remember those classic Sweet Valley High and Boxcar Children books that, [...]
Ben Higgins' quest to be loved enters its second set of dates with a few of the women emerging as contenders or pretenders, while the rest blend together like a casting call for Sweet Valley High. Seriously, there's more blonde hairShow More Summary
Maybe it all goes back to our tweenaged Sweet Valley High obsession, but we find celebrity lookalike moments endlessly entertaining. And lucky for us, there were some real head-turners in 2015. It's hard to choose favorites, but that's what we do in end-of-year roundup posts, so we've whittled the field down to five memorable twinning situations. Show More Summary
"Basically, what you’re trying to do is emulate a consistent tone throughout the series. It’s not very conducive to finding your own voice, because the whole point is to find their voices. You have to read the specific series, but in general, once you read those kinds of books — the serial teen books — you find they’re almost like TV scripts. Show More Summary
When I learned that Jackie Collins had died on Saturday, my first thought was, She blew my mind. For some of us, our romance gateway might have been Sweet Valley High, or Sweet Dreams, or even the Sunfire books. (I remain eternally bummed...Show More Summary
The infamous Book #40 may have actually saved lives.
After Diablo Cody’s shout out to Jennifer Lawrence to help her get Sweet Valley High made into a film, we chart those in development hell that should make it to the cinema.
If you're used to Diablo Cody's screenplays about the young and acerbic, you may be surprised by her new film, Ricki and the Flash. It follows a 60-something bar rocker (played by Meryl Streep) who's so far outside pop culture's cool mainstream that she cheerfully voted for George W. Bush —... More »
YA heroines and idyllically described twins Jessica and Elizabeth Wakefield may be making their size six, lavalier-clad return to the small screen. (The pair are already due for a big-screen reboot courtesy of Diablo Cody, though that...Show More Summary
There’s a possibility that Sweet Valley High will return to television if you cross your fingers hard enough. Read more...
As we make our way from one TV show revival to another, it certainly seems like any show in television?s long history is up for grabs. The latest retread comes in the form of Francine Pascal's hit book series Sweet Valley High, which may see a return to TV in the future. Click To Continue Reading
Hollywood is rebooting everything else these days so why not reboot "Sweet Valley High," too? Brittany Daniel who played Jessica Wakefield on the series based on author Francine Pascal's books, said the potential for a reboot is not totally out of the question (basically because no one has said "no," yet). Show More Summary
90s nostalgia seems like it’s hear to stay. First we got a spin-off show from Boy Meets World, then Netflix whipped out Fuller House, and now it looks like we’re getting a reboot for Sweet Valley High. According to E! the original twin actresses are behind a hopeful reboot of Sweet Valley High. Show More Summary