Scrolling through my Facebook posts and I stumbled across this on one of my favourite sites “Book Riot” (Check them out, they have fantastic posts!)
Any ways I came across this post Say Hello to your Friends, Babysitters Club! … Oh my goodness! The childhood and teenage years memories came flooding back and a huge grin came across my face. I can’t even remember what I did with the books, at some point I got rid of them, but reading this article made me wish I still had them!
So the creator Ann M. Martin (Wikipedia page) created this book series which became so wildly popular there was a board game, movie and a TV series. It’s based around a Babysitting Club and the story is mainly focused on 7 girls:
Uploaded by: Video Detective
The Baby Sitters Club Trailer 1995
Director: Melanie Mayron
Starring: Austin O’Brien, Ellen Burstyn, Peter Horton, Marla Sokoloff, Christian Oliver,
Official Content From Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Seven young girls and their friendships are put to the test by budding romance, annoying neighbors and scheming snobs. Based on the popular book series.
Licence: Standard YouTube Licence
As I got older though I then “switched things up” and started to read the “Sweet Valley High” series.