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Note: This article is about the episode, you might be looking for the book by the same name. Please see Mary Anne and the Great Romance.

"Mary Anne and the Great Romance" is the fifth episode of Season 2 of the Netflix reboot.  It is based on Mary Anne and the Great Romance, the thirtieth book of the original Baby-Sitters Club series [1]

Episode Description[]

As Dawn and Mary Anne await big news from their mom and dad, Logan sweeps in with a Valentine's Day surprise. But is it too much too soon?



Returning Cast[]

Similarities to Source Material[]

Differences from Source Material[]

  • Logan and Mary Anne's relationship is explored in this episode. [2].
  • Mary Anne and Logan become official in this episode when it was originally in Logan Likes Mary Anne!.
  • Richard and Sharon don't actually get married, but they do decide to move in together briefly.
  • Richard and Sharon's weekend getaway did not happen in the book.

Pop Culture References[]

  • Wicked
  • Wall-E

Songs Used[]

  • ”Give a Little” by Maggie Rogers


  • There's a reference to “Boy-Crazy Stacey”.
  • Salvador's is the Netflix version of Chez Maurice.
  • Karen works on her family tree in Karen's Field Day and reveals more about her family.
    • The Brewers having a summer cottage on the cape and Cordelia Brewer are new additions. The former is likely meant to be a nod to Watson's cabin at Shadow Lake in the book series.
    • Ben Brewer is mentioned.
  • Haley and Oliver are new SMS students not mentioned in the books.
  • Richard sees a therapist.
  • We get to see Logan's room in the episode.
  • Sharon thought elbow grease was a type of cleaning product.