Mary Anne saves the day

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Scholastic, Feb 1, 1987 - Juvenile Fiction - 167 pages
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When a fight breaks out among the members of the Babysitters Club, timid Mary Anne finds herself becoming more assertive as a baby sitter and in her relationships with her father and friends.

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User Review  - Beammey - LibraryThing

I was feeling nostalgic and picked this up from the library on a whim. While it does have all the major plot points from the book, it just didn't suck me in like graphic novels tend to. I'll give the ... Read full review

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User Review  - RubyScarlett - LibraryThing

This is definitely one of my favourites, probably because Mary-Anne and Dawn are my favourite girls. The plot is quite good too with plenty of things going on - the Club isn't speaking to each other ... Read full review


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About the author (1987)

Ann M. Martin, 1955 - Ann Mathews Martin was born on August 12, 1955 in Princeton, New Jersey. She graduated from Smith College and worked as a teacher, was an editor of children's books for both Bantam and Scholastic, and then became a full time writer. Martin is the author of the well-known Baby-sitters Club books. She has also written other children's books, which include the title "Ten Kids, No Pets." She bases her characters, in part, on individuals in her own life; and the shy babysitter Mary Anne, is partially based on herself. She created a new series for middle grade readers called California Diaries, which follows Dawn of The Baby-sitters Club, after she moves to California.