Kristy's Great Idea

Kristy's Great Idea

Paperback - 2010
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Follows the adventures of Kristy and the other members of the Baby-sitter's Club as they deal with crank calls, uncontrollable two-year-olds, wild pets, and parents who do not always tell the truth.
Publisher: New York ; Toronto : Scholastic, 2010, c1986.
ISBN: 9780545174756
Characteristics: 156 pages ;,20 cm.

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ameliamihai
Oct 16, 2020

Soooooooooo much better than the graphic novel!!!! Better read the originals instead of the graphic novels!!! Anyway, I LOVED this book!!! Totally recommend this book. ๐Ÿ˜

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Karalyn12
Jul 14, 2020

I love the babysitter's club!

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TheFamily101
Jun 22, 2020

I just love reading these books, they're on my level๐Ÿ˜Š

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kwylie04
Sep 27, 2019

I read Ann M. Martin's original novels as a tween and early teen, and they make up some of my fondest childhood memories. I have seen these new editions in my library for a while now and when I finally reached a good pausing point in my huge stack of books, I decided why not intersperse these into it? Relive some of those memories!

This first graphic novel, retelling how the BSC was formed and how the four original girls came together to form the club, was just amazing! The artwork is sensational - some of the characters' expressions made me laugh really hard! - and Telgemeier did an excellent job adapting the original story for this different format.

A delight to read and wonderful in inspiring me to remember my childhood!

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ayadnoha
Mar 21, 2019

This is a very entertaining and fun book to read. I read it in two days!I If I were to choose the original novel or this graphic novel, I would choose this book.

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WoodneathLaura
Feb 22, 2019

The graphic novel does a great job of adapting this series for the modern reader.

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pink_fox_706
Feb 04, 2019

If i was to choose from the original or the graphic book it would be the graphic one

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AnnieDay2008
Sep 29, 2018

I read this book and it was pretty good! one of my favourite comics books

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Jessicaoduoza
Sep 26, 2018

I love Raina's graphic novels especially SMILE. I loved this one a lot too when I gave BSC a try. Would read it again if I wanted to

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samankhakbaz84
Aug 21, 2018

Meh. Not as good as I expected. Too pathetic. Way too pathetic. I like the illustrations though.
I rate it 5/10

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Oct 16, 2020

ameliamihai thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 9 and 12

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Apr 25, 2019

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ayadnoha
Mar 21, 2019

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Jun 09, 2010

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Amina2015
Jun 30, 2015

Kristy had an idea about making a baby-sitting club. She tells her friends about it and they likes the idea. Her friends are Claudia, Mary Anne, and Stacy, but they Stacy is a new friend because she just moved from New York. Kristy didn't like her mom's boyfriend because she just doesn't like him She never wanted to baby-sit his kids. When she baby-sat them one time, she loved them and they loved her too. They didn't want her to go. That teaches a lesson that you shouldn't judge people before you know them. The graphic novel is fun and funny. Enjoy!

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Amina2015
Jun 30, 2015

Kristy said, "I don't like when people lie to me!"

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