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The Baby-Sitters Club Series


by Ann M. Martin (Author)

Book Cover for the Baby-Sitters Club Series

Millions of kids have read The Baby-sitters Club—and now it’s your turn!

When Kristy Thomas has the great idea to form a baby-sitters club—a chance to earn money and spend time with her friends, all while doing something they love to do—she has no idea how much the club will change everything. Crank calls, uncontrollable toddlers, wild pets, untruthful clients. . . running a business is hard work! Kristy and her co-founders, Mary Anne, Claudia, and Stacey, are sure they can handle anything. but only if they stick together!

The bestselling series began in 1986, and ever since then, girls all over the world have become best friends with the BSC!

Series Summary


Series: Baby-Sitters Club
Tags: friendship school romance mystery humour realistic fiction
Series reading level: 9+
Books in series: 156
Should read in order? No
Next release: Finished

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Books in series order
1Kristy's Great Idea  (1986)
2Claudia and the Phantom Phone Calls  (1986)
3The Truth About Stacey  (1986)
4Mary Anne Saves the Day  (1987)
5Dawn and the Impossible Three  (1987)
6Kristy's Big Day  (1987)
7Claudia and Mean Janine  (1987)
8Boy-Crazy Stacey  (1987)
9The Ghost at Dawn's House  (1988)
10Logan Likes Mary Anne!  (1988)
11Kristy and the Snobs  (1988)
12Claudia and the New Girl  (1988)
13Good-bye Stacey, Good-bye  (1988)
14Hello, Mallory  (1988)
15Little Miss Stoneybrook...and Dawn  (1988)
16Jessi's Secret Language  (1988)
17Mary Anne's Bad-Luck Mystery  (1988)
18Stacey's Mistake  (1988)
19Claudia and the Bad Joke  (1988)
20Kristy and the Walking Disaster  (1989)
21Mallory and the Trouble With Twins  (1989)
22Jessi Ramsey, Pet-sitter  (1989)
23Dawn on the Coast  (1989)
24Kristy and the Mother's Day Surprise  (1989)
25Mary Anne and the Search for Tigger  (1989)
26Claudia and the Sad Good-bye  (1989)
27Jessi and the Superbrat  (1989)
28Welcome Back, Stacey!  (1989)
29Mallory and the Mystery Diary  (1989)
30Mary Anne and the Great Romance  (1990)
31Dawn's Wicked Stepsister  (1990)
32Kristy and the Secret of Susan  (1990)
33Claudia and the Great Search  (1990)
34Mary Anne and Too Many Boys  (1990)
35Stacey and the Mystery of Stoneybrook  (1990)
36Jessi's Baby-sitter  (1990)
37Dawn and the Older Boy  (1990)
38Kristy's Mystery Admirer  (1990)
39Poor Mallory!  (1990)
40Claudia and the Middle School Mystery  (1990)
41Mary-Anne vs. Logan  (1991)
42Jessi and the Dance School Phantom  (1991)
43Stacey's Emergency  (1991)
44Dawn and the Big Sleepover  (1991)
45Kristy and the Baby Parade  (1991)
46Mary Anne Misses Logan  (1991)
47Mallory on Strike  (1991)
48Jessi's Wish  (1991)
49Claudia and the Genius of Elm Street  (1991)
50Dawn's Big Date  (1991)
51Stacey's Ex-Best Friend  (1992)
52Mary Anne + 2 Many Babies  (1992)
53Kristy for President  (1992)
54Mallory and the Dream Horse  (1992)
55Jessi's Gold Medal  (1992)
56Keep Out, Claudia!  (1992)
57Dawn Saves the Planet  (1992)
58Stacey's Choice  (1992)
59Mallory Hates Boys (and Gym)  (1992)
60Mary Anne's Makeover  (1992)
61Jessi and the Awful Secret  (1993)
62Kristy and the Worst Kid Ever  (1993)
63Claudia's Friend  (1993)
64Dawn's Family Feud  (1993)
65Stacey's Big Crush  (1993)
66Maid Mary Anne  (1993)
67Dawn's Big Move  (1993)
68Jessi and the Bad Baby-sitter  (1993)
69Get Well Soon, Mallory!  (1993)
70Stacey and the Cheerleaders  (1993)
71Claudia and the Perfect Boy  (1994)
72Dawn and the We Love Kids Club  (1994)
73Mary Anne and Miss Priss  (1994)
74Kristy and the Copycat  (1994)
75Jessi's Horrible Prank  (1994)
76Stacey's Lie  (1994)
77Dawn and Whitney, Friends Forever   (1994)
78Claudia and Crazy Peaches  (1994)
79Mary Anne Breaks the Rules  (1994)
80Mallory Pike, #1 Fan  (1994)
81Kristy and Mr Mom  (1995)
82Jessi and the Troublemaker  (1995)
83Stacey vs. the BSC  (1995)
84Dawn and the School Spirit War  (1995)
85Claudia Kishi, Live From WSTO!  (1995)
86Mary Anne and Camp BSC  (1995)
87Stacey and the Bad Girls  (1995)
88Farewell, Dawn  (1995)
89Kristy and the Dirty Diapers  (1995)
90Welcome to the BSC, Abby  (1995)
91Claudia and the First Thanksgiving  (1995)
92Mallory's Christmas Wish  (1995)
93Mary Anne and the Memory Garden  (1995)
94Stacey McGill, Super Sitter  (1996)
95Kristy + Bart = ?  (1996)
96Abby's Lucky Thirteen  (1996)
97Claudia and the World's Cutest Baby  (1996)
98Dawn and Too Many Sitters  (1996)
99Stacey's Broken Heart  (1996)
100Kristy's Worst Idea  (1996)
101Claudia Kishi, Middle School Dropout  (1996)
102Mary Anne and the Little Princess  (1996)
103Happy Holidays, Jessi  (1996)
104Abby's Twin  (1997)
105Stacey the Math Whiz  (1997)
106Claudia, Queen of the Seventh Grade  (1997)
107Mind Your Own Business, Kristy!  (1997)
108Don't Give Up, Mallory  (1997)
109Mary Anne to the Rescue  (1997)
110Abby the Bad Sport  (1997)
111Stacey's Secret Friend  (1997)
112Kristy and the Sister War  (1997)
113Claudia Makes Up Her Mind  (1997)
114The Secret Life of Mary Anne Spier  (1997)
115Jessi's Big Break  (1998)
116Abby and the Best Kid Ever  (1998)
117Claudia and the Terrible Truth  (1998)
118Kristy Thomas, Dog Trainer  (1998)
119Stacey's Ex-Boyfriend  (1998)
120Mary Anne and the Playground Fight  (1998)
121Abby in Wonderland  (1998)
122Kristy in Charge  (1998)
123Claudia's Big Party  (1998)
124Stacey McGill... Matchmaker?  (1998)
125Mary Anne in the Middle  (1998)
126The All-New Mallory Pike  (1999)
127Abby's Un-Valentine  (1999)
128Claudia and the Little Liar  (1999)
129Kristy at Bat  (1999)
130Stacey's Movie  (1999)
131The Fire at Mary Anne's House  (1999)
+ Super Special #14: BSC in the USA  (1997)
+ Super Special #15: Baby-Sitters' European Vacation  (1998)
+ Special Edition, Readers' Request #1: Logan's Story  (1992)
+ Special Edition, Readers' Request #2: Logan Bruno, Boy Baby-Sitter  (1993)
+ Special Edition, Readers' Request #3: Shannon's Story  (1994)
+ Portrait Collection #1: Stacey's Book  (1994)
+ Portrait Collection #2: Claudia's Book  (1995)
+ Portrait Collection #3: Dawn's Book  (1995)
+ Portrait Collection #4: Mary Anne's Book  (1996)
+ Portrait Collection #5: Kristy's Book  (1996)
+ The Summer Before  (2010)
+ Super Special #13: Aloha, Baby-Sitters!  (1996)
+ Super Special #12: Here Come the Bridesmaids!  (1994)
+ Super Special #11: The Baby-Sitters Remember  (1994)
+ Super Special #1: Baby-Sitters on Board!  (1988)
+ Super Special #2: Baby-Sitters' Summer Vacation  (1989)
+ Super Special #3: Baby-Sitters' Winter Vacation  (1989)
+ Super Special #4: Baby-Sitters' Island Adventure  (1990)
+ Super Special #5: California Girls!  (1990)
+ Super Special #6: New York, New York!  (1991)
+ Super Special #7: Snowbound  (1991)
+ Super Special #8: Baby-Sitters at Shadow Lake  (1992)
+ Super Special #9: Starring the Baby-sitters Club!  (1992)
+ Super Special #10: Sea City, Here We Come!  (1993)
+ Portrait Collection #6: Abby's Book  (1997)