Going Steady Author:Anne Emery This is the sequel to Anne Emery's popular book Senior Year, which left Sally Burnaby riding on pink clouds because Scotty had given her his "pin" and they were going steady. It is the story of what happens after that -- the other side of "happily ever after." — Sally looks forward to a carefree, happy summer with nothing to do but be with... more » Scotty. Buy she soon discovers that the world does not stop for couples in love and that there are -- though she can hardly believe it -- disadvantages to going steady.
Going Steady will be welcomed by teen-agers, for Mrs. Emery tackles a problem that if of foremost importance to them and of tmost importance their harried parents. She faces it squarely, showing its dangers and pitfalls rather than glamorizing it as a rosy, blissful state. The author treats the question of "first love" with the understanding sympathy, the proper amount of humor, and the dignity that teen-agers expect.« less