The 50 Best ‘The Baby-Sitters Club’ Books, Ranked
44. Poor Mallory! (#39)
The Pike family are like the Weasleyâ€™s in Harry Potter: Theyâ€™re redheads and there are a ton of them. Plus, theyâ€™re not exactly the richest people in Stoneybrook. You kind of wonder what exactly Mr. Pikes must do as a job to take care of such a brood. So, when Mallory’s dad loses his job, you see just how hard it is to support such a large family. Of course, she finds it hard sitting for the wealthy Delaney family as her family is struggling. Financial differences is something that doesnâ€™t often gets the attention and care it needs, especially in stories for kids.