Claire Pike

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Full name

Claire Pike








Margo Pike
Nicky Pike
Vanessa Pike
Jordan Pike
Byron Pike
Adam Pike
Mallory Pike
Dee Pike
John Pike
Margo Pike


Stoneybrook Elementary School



First Appearance

Kristy's Great Idea

Final Appearance

Graduation Day

Claire Pike is Mallory Pike's 5 year old sister and the youngest member of the Pike Family. Claire lives with her family in Stoneybrook, Connecticut, where she was born. She narrates a chapter in Graduation Day.

Appearance[edit | edit source]

Like all the other Pikes she has blue eyes and reddish-brown hair. She is very short. 

Biography[edit | edit source]

Claire calls her mother Moozie and her father Daggles. She is going through a silly stage and sometimes runs around the house naked. She calls everyone Silly-Billy-Goo-Goo. She is huggable and affectionate. Although she does tend to have a temper, she throws baseball tantrums even if it's on tv. Her softball tantrums are famous.

She and her family go on vacation to Sea City, New Jersey every year.

Claire entered the Little Miss Stoneybrook Pageant in Book #15 Little Miss Stoneybrook ...and Dawn, but lost. Her talent was to sing a comedic version of the Popeye theme song, complete with dancing the hornpipe.

Her Lucy Dress, which looks like Lucy's from the Peanuts comic strip. It's a striped blue and black dress with a flouncy skirt. Claire has worn it practically every day for the past six months in Mallory and the Ghost Cat.

She protested the younger kids' exclusion from the Krashers. She is made junior assistant equipment manager of the Krashers with Suzi Barrett and Patsy Kuhn.

In Claudia and the Mystery at the Museum she saw "Annie" and wanted to be a star. She gets a promotional video at the mall. Claire gets advice from Rosie Wilder on her video. Then sends it out to an agent who rejects her. She decides that she doesn't want to be an actress in by the end of the book.

Claire goes to morning kindergarten but can stay for the second session as well. In Mary Anne in the Middle, she attends both morning and afternoon kindergarten while her mother works.

Sometime prior to chapter 9 in Kristy in Charge she threw away her hairbrush because she hated to brush her hair.

Claire moves into the triplets triplets and Nicky's old room when Mallory leaves for boarding school in The All-New Mallory Pike. She now rooms with Vanessa, Mallory, and Margo. She used to share a room with just Margo.

Friends[edit | edit source]

Likes[edit | edit source]

  • Noodle her mop-horse.
  • Help in the kitchen.
  • Stuff bear named Thomas.
  • Snoopy
  • The Mr. Pinhead Show
  • Stuffed bear named Ba-ba

Dislikes[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • She wears watch on right wrist even though she can't tell time.
  • Still believes in Santa but she is suspicious.
  • Claire was colicky when she was a baby.
  • Had bronchitis.
  • Promises to visit all of her new friends at Stoneybrook Manor at least once a month.
  • In Kristy and the Vampires she comes down with a case of vampire phobia. She is cursed after dress up as a witch and scaring a vampire.
  • Mary Anne in the Middle she gets Ladybug Magazine.
  • She calls a butterfly a flutterby in Mary Anne and Miss Priss.
  • Claire got her bear, Ba-ba from her uncle Joe in Graduation Day.
  • She is part of Camp BSC in Mary Anne and Camp BSC.

Media Portrayals[edit | edit source]

The Baby-Sitters Club (web series)[edit | edit source]

Actress Sara Halliburton plays her in this series. She is only in Boy-Crazy Stacey (episode) with the rest of her family.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

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