***Work in progress ***
* ALL THAT GLITTERS – All that Glitters Often Tarnishes – One of my first articles
* THE BABYSITTERS CLUB – #49 Claudia and the Genius of Elm street and Junk Food art – Allsorts pillows – early article with pic of junk food pillows.
* CHEERLEADERS – Cheerleaders #Staying Together – Diane Hoh , shady photographers and 1981 t.v. movie Fallen Angel – discussing the book and the seedy world of photographers in 80’s t.v. movies.
*Cheerleaders #15 & #17 – three cheers for 80’s action – Avalanches , kidnapping and soda secret weapons – early article featuring two reviews on action packed Cheerleaders series books.#15 – Taking Risks and #17 Waiting.
* COUPLES – #18 Kiss and Run or Mistletoe Mischief and Skipathons – early article/review reminiscing about skipathons.
* CROSSWINDS – Smurfy Good Times Love among the Mushrooms Crosswinds #32 New Boy in School by Harriett Trueblood – Article with the start of pics ( an old tube of mascara , merry mushrooms dinnerwear catalog pic )
* FIFTH GRADE S.T.A.R.S. – Shimmering , Glimmering Fifth Grade Stars – An older article that dissected the almost entire series. Pics were taken before I had photoshop.
* FIRST LOVE FROM SILHOUETEE – FLFS #173 Someone Else Holiday in the Big Apple – Christmas Themed review.
* Lovers’s Lake #137 ( See Sweet Dreams world without make up link )
* THE PARTY LINE – #4 Rosie’s Popularity Plan – Carrie Austen , 80’s Makeover Heaven – early article features some wild make up photos.
* SUNSET HIGH – Sunset High #10 The Night Before- A pure early book review – Christmas Themed.
* SWEET DREAMS – #68 – Love Birds by Janet Quin Harkin Sweet Dreams -Lovebirds and First Love from Silhouette -Lover’s Lake – world without makeup an 80’s Nightmare Early article with makeup photos two combo reviews.
* SWEET VALLEY HIGH – Original article on I’ve Found the Real Wakefield Twins – Original article with pictures jammed with Wildfire photo covers – not as crisp as second article
* SWEET VALLEY TWINS – #1 Best Friends and 80’s School readers
*SLEEPOVER FRIENDS – Every one has a Noggin! SF #30 Big Sister Stephanie and 80’s stuffed toys
– before I got in my groove , Book reviews could be a sidetrack to 80’s nostalgia – this one is mainly about stuffed toys
* 2. – Short Circut Drops by the Sleepover Friends for Some Holiday Laughs #17 Patti Gets Even – Book review and nostalgia about 80’s Robots. ( this was before I added lots of photos – it needs an update )
*TAFFY SINCLAIR – Taste the 80’s Jana Morgan in Taffy Sinclair Strikes back inspires Soap Gum Ice Cream – Again this article discusess more forgotten flavors than a book review.
* THE TREEHOUSE TIMES – #5 Daphne Takes Charge and Deconstruction of a 90’s outfit – Newer article better pics , cord bracelets , Sears’ ad and Swatch ads
* WILDFIRE – The Best of Friends Jill Ross Klevin , Friends brought together by Make up , 80’s Style – early article with some make up photos.
* Wildfire Angel by Helen Cavanaugh and 80’s Plastic charm necklaces early article but Pic have been updated!
80’s ARTICLES – ( non book review – pictures , quirky stuff , etc. )
* JESSSICA WAKEFIELD SECRET MINI POPS WANNABE – Discussing the Mini pops and 80’s Movie Hey Babe.
* Original Stars are shinning on Bookcovers article – original article with pics that are untouched.
* Who’s Got the better board Game Sweet Valley High or Babysitters Club – a debate with photos on who’s got the better board game – rare glimpse of Winston.
I just love Tommy Hepp er Johnny Depp too , Fake Stars in Sweet Valley Twins and Sleepover Friends – early article discussing all the fake stars that pop up in series fiction – including The Party Line.
*I’VE FOUND THE REAL JESSICA AND ELIZABETH WAKEFIELD TWINS FROM SWEET VALLEY HIGH – New article with great eerie pics comparing models on Wildfire to the drawn images of SVH and a You Tube Video of Jonna Leigh Stack original model for the Wakefield twins on Santa Barbara ( *** one of my favorite articles ****)
NON SERIES ARTICLE
All the Cliquey Pizza blog spot links
p.s. be aware that the Cliquey Blog was my launch pad to the internet – most of the pictures are low-grade , hazy , I had a cheap camera , and no photo shop. I was also on dial up and it took a looooong time to upload photos hence , most of the articles are wordy and have few pictures.
– 1st post – ALL THAT GLITTERS – Often Tarnishes post …http://cliqueypizza.blogspot.com/2008_12_04_archive.html
– the ORIGINAL I’VE FOUND THE REAL WAKEFILED TWINS POST – overlapping book pics
– EVERYONE HAS A NOGGIN – Discussing Stuffed toys – based on Sleepover Friends #30 – Big Sister Stephanie
– TASTE THE 80’S – soap gum ice cream recipe – and freaky discontinued flavors based on Jana from the Fabulous Five
– SHIMMERING , GLITTERING FIFTH GRADE STARS – reviewing four fifth grade stars books
– 80’s FESTIVE FUN – SUNSET HIGH #THE NIGHT BEFORE – review and discussing Christmas stuff
– HOLIDAY MYSTERY IN THE BIG APPLE – FIRST LOVE FROM SILHOUETTE # 173 – Someone to Love – Christmas themed reveiw.
– SHORT CIRCUIT DROPS BY THE SLEEPOVER FRIENDS – Sleepover Friends # 17 , plus robots and the Night they Saved Christmas
– LOVE AMONG THE MUSHROOMS – SMURFY GOOD TIMES WITH CROSSWINDS – #32 New Boy in School by Marilyn Youngblood – discussing the book with merry mushroom dinnerware pics
– THE TELLTALE SUMMER OF TINA C AND PAINTBOX MAKEUP – make up ads and book review
– WILDFIRE’S THE BEST OF FRIENDS – Jill Ross Klevin – FRIENDS BROUGHT TOGETHER BY THE BOND OF MAKE UP – Make up ads and book review
– JESSICA WAKEFIELD SECRET MINIPOP WANNABEE – my first photo shop attempt – putting Jessica and other 80’s characters on a mini pops record – discussing mini pops , Kid’s incorporated and Hey Babe a movie with Yasmine Bleeth
– STAYING TOGETHER – CHEERLEADERS # 12 – Diane Hoh – review and discussing shady photographers in t.v. movies – Fallen Angel and Equalizer episode.
– The ORIGINAL – THE STARS ARE SHINNING ON FIRST LOVE , CAPRICE AND SWEET DREAMS – original article with stars on romance covers – cleaned up for wordpress
– WHO’S GOT THE BETTER BOARD GAME – BSC or SWEET VALLEY HIGH – pretty much explains itself – though if you want a glance at Winston ,Nora Dalton and Roger Collins check it out.
– I JUST LOVE TOMMY HEPP – ERR JOHNNY DEPP TOO – discussing fake stars in series fiction. Posters of depp and pin up of River Phoenix
– BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLIES AND THE FABULOUS FIVE # 1 – SEVENTH GRADE RUMORS – pics of 80’s school supplies and review
– THE TREEHOUSE TIMES – DAPHNE TAKES CHARGE – review and dissecting a 90’s outfit.
**** CLIQUEY PIZZA 2 LINKS
– INTRODUCTION PAGE
– COUPLES #18 – KISS AND RUN – mistletoe mischief – review and discussing skipathons
– I’VE FOUND THE REAL WAKEFIELD TWINS – updated photos comparing the drawings on SVH covers to models on Wildfire and Wishing Star covers & the You Tube video of actual model for Liz and Jess – Jonna Leigh Stack – on an episode of Santa Barbara circa 1983
*** These are the A-Z GUIDE LINKS TO 80’S SERIES ( All Pics have been updated and are good! ) A Terrific reference for collectors!
– A GUIDE TO 80’S BOOK SERIES A-Z PART 1 A-D – Great resourse – descriptions of 28 book series with title lists for reference.
– A GUIDE TO 80’S BOOK SERIES A-Z PART 2 D-K – continuing descriptions of 34 series complete with cover pics for reference.
– A GUIDE TO 80’S BOOK SERIES A-Z PART 3 L-S – 36 more series ! Ends with Susan Slade
– A GUIDE TO 80’S BOOK SERIES A-Z PART 4 S-Z – 16 series but long lists – Sweet Dreams , Sweet Valley High and Twins plus more!
– THE PARTY LINE #4 ROSIE’S POPULARITY PLAN – Makeover Heaven! – kooky 80’s make up pics and review.
– SWEET DREAMS #68 LOVEBIRDS – Janet Quin-Harkin & FIRST LOVE FROM SILHOUETTE #137 LOVER’S LAKE – Elaine Harper – World without make up 80’s style – pics and review
– CHEERLEADERS #15 WAITING & #17 TAKING RISKS – Three Cheers for 80’s action! –
– BABYSITTERS CLUB #49 – CLAUDIA AND THE GENIUS OF ELM STREET – Junk food art and allsorts pillows – review and pic of pillows that look like allsorts licorice
– SWEET VALLEY TWINS #1 BEST FRIENDS & 80’s school readers & weird food – pics from 80’s school readers, and Seventeen mag and review
– WILDFIRE – ANGEL BY HELEN CAVANAUGH – Grease & 80’s plastic charm necklaces – great updated pics and review.
– KOOKY MIXUPS – CAMP SUNNYSIDE #15 CHRISTMAS BREAK & THE GYMNASTS#17 GYMNAST COMMANDS – Campers go skiing , gymnasts go to camp – with hair ads selling wild 80’s make up.
– THE FABULOUS FIVE #28 & NON SERIES 80’S BOOK – THE SIXTH GRADE SLEEPOVER BY EVE BUNTING – plus 80’s school readers – shared reading club sleepovers.
-THE BABYSITTERS CLUB#60 MARY ANNE’S MAKEOVER – What’s all the fuss it could’ve been worse – bad 80’s hair pics – they’re a hoot!
– CHARISMA INC #6 ON THE EDGE & Blades of Courage movie 1988 – stills from the movie showing off wild fashions & review.
– KEEPSAKE #3 STARTING OVER – Beverly Sommers & On Our Own 1988 movie – Review and stills from movie. Theme runaways
– CAPRICE #5 BEFORE LOVE – Gloria Miklowitz and 80’s fashion pics – feather earrings , shirt dresses , big sunglasses the disco look and more – good pics and review.
– THE GIRLS OF CANBY HALL #13 – HERE COME THE BOYS & Just the ten of us t.v. series. Boys at an all girl boarding school vs girls at an all-boys school! – pics from the t.v. series
***** MY 80’S CARTOON GUIDE
– 80’S CARTOONS PART 2 H-M – Heathcliff to My Little Pony
– 80’S CARTOONGS PART 3 M-Z – My Pet monster to Yogi’s Treasure Hunt.
– COLOR ME HAPPY – 80’S NEON – from book covers to found objects – my love of 80’s neon.
********* ULTIMATE PAGES
– FIRST LOVE FROM SILHOUETTE ULTIMATE GUIDE – major list complete with descriptions and book covers
– CROSSWINDS KEEPSAKE ULTIMATE GUIDE –
– CROSSWINDS ULTIMATE GUIDE
– SWEET VALLEY HIGH #63 THE NEW ELIZABETH – 80’s perms – where I give Jessica a big hair perm courtesy of photoshop
– BEST FRIENDS #1 SONIA BEGONIA AND THE ELEVENTH BIRTHDAY BLUES & glitter hair! – 80’s glitter hair pics and review.
– 80’s ACCESSORIES – BELTS – BELTED IN THE 80’S – discussing belts as a fashion statement in the 80’s with lots of pics
– COVER ART MISHAPS – STEPHANIE GETS A NEW KITCHEN ON THE SLEEPOVER FRIENDS – brief article discussing how Mallory has red hair and showing what Stephanie’s kitchen should’ve looked like.
– FIRST LOVE FROM SILHOUETTE #56 – ROMANCE IN STORE – plus great 80’s fashion layout –
– ROOMMATES #8 – TEACHERS PET & Sears Drop dead Dazzling accessories!
– SLEEPOVER FRIENDS #4 PATTI’S NEW LOOK & Sweatsuits , 80’s legwarmers and a punky brewster wannabe!
– THE PARTY LINE #1 ALLIE’S WILD SURPRIZE VS SLEEPOVER FRIENDS #7 STEPHANIE STRIKES BACK – WILD SURPRIZE OR WILD RIP OFF – discussing the eerie similarities between both books and characters with pics that show similarities in the characters as drawn.
– COOKING UP FUN WITH 70’S BETTY CROCKER RECIPE CARDS – where I imagined what recipe would go with what series gang and envisioned a mock event spoofing both the recipe and the gangs!
– CHRISTMAS AT CLIQUEY PIZZA – pics and spoofs of what kind of presents the characters should get for Christmas – pics taken from old 80’s magazines.
– THE FABULOUS FIVE VS THE GUMMI BEARS – finding similarities between gummi episodes and fabulous five cover art!
– 101 CLICHES FOR TEEN 80’S SERIES BOOKS – as the title suggests I list off the cliches that pop up in series fiction
– THE PRATT TWINS – MARSHMALLOW MASQUERADE CYNTHIA BLAIR & Just one of the guys movie – 80’s babes pull a Tootsie. Kooky pics from the movie with thought bubbles added.
– QUIRKY COVERS & Non Series book – BEST FRIEND BY SHIRLEY SIMON – odd jumble of pics one showing a drawn girl that appears on two different covers and review.
– THE STARS ARE GLITTERING ON FIRST LOVE , CAPRICE AND SWEET DREAMS – star spotting on teen series covers – updated pics
– CONWAY DANCING FROG AWARDS FOR BEST COVERS – Quirky lot of cover pics for an imagined best of competition
– JUDY BLUME’S BLUBBER – BALLAD OF A BULLY – my indepth review of the non series book
– LETS GO TO THE MALL – MERIVALE MALL#1 TWO FOR ONE – where I discuss the similarities between Sweet Valley High’s double love and Merivale’s two for one – with 80’s mall pics.
– THE PERFECT SWEET VALLEY HIGH MOVIE – 80’S STYLE – pics of 80’s stars as I go over the characters and discuss plot options
– HAVING FUN WITH PHOTOSHOP – FAKE COVERS FOR WILDFIRE AND SVH’S OVER THE EDGE –
– MY INTERVIEW WITH LINDA JOY SINGLETON – YA AUTHOR – TELLS US HOW SHE WROTE A SVT’S NOVEL –
– FLOWERS IN THE ATTIC – THRIVES ON MANURE – ANALYZING V.C. ANDREWS MASTER PIECE- OF- SOMETHING – huge analyzing on popular non-series book with pics.
– SWEET VALLEY HIGH VS FLOWERS IN THE ATTIC – comparing the two plus a bonus of a spoof story – what if Flowers in the attic had been written as a sweet valley high novel with hilarous pics
– SWEET VALLEY HIGH FASHION SHOW – 80’S SEARS – comparing the fashion on svh covers vs Sears catalogs circa 80s
– TWO BY TWO ROMANCE #4 ONLY A DREAM – Kathryn Makris – 80’s pirate look , pics of Adam Ant and Christopher Atkins
– THE GIRLS OF CANBY HALL #2 OUR ROOMMATE IS MISSING – vs the shenanigans of 1987 movie Pretty Smart
– THE BABYSITTERS CLUB #2 CLAUDIA AND THE PHANTOM PHONE CALLS & the wacky idea that Claudia is a purveyor or victim of sadistic tendencies – with pics of wacky 80’s earrings
– SWEET DREAMS #39 FIRST LOVE by Debra Spector – with pics of 80’s ribbon tie blouses.
* THE TELLTALE SUMMER OF TINA C – The Telltale Summer of Tina C and 80’s Paintbox Makeup – early article with 80’s fashion magazine layout with 80’s makeup – before photoshop.