Good-bye Stacey, Good-bye
Baby-Sitters Club 13 Good-bye Stacey Good-bye cover
The Baby-Sitter's Club, # 13

Ann M. Martin

Cover Art

Hodges Soileau


How do you say good-bye to your very best friend?

Published on

May 1988 (original), May 1996 (reprint)





Claudia and the New Girl


Hello, Mallory

Good-bye Stacey, Goodbye is the 13th book in the original The Baby-Sitter's Club series. Stacey moves back to New York. Claudia has a hard time saying good-bye.

Back Cover SummaryEdit

Oh, no! Stacey McGill is moving back to New York! That means no more Stoneybrook Middle School, no more Charlotte Johanssen, and worst of more Baby-sitters Club! Stacey's friends are crushed when they hear that Stacey's moving, Claudia most of all. Stacey was her first best friend.

How will the Baby-sitters cope without Stacey? What kind of going-away present is good enough for someone as special as she is? But most important...

...Who is going to the be the next member of The Baby-sitters Club?


Main PlotEdit


  • Claudia's face angle in the cover picture changes from the 1988 original to the 1996 reprint. In the first she is looking toward Stacey and in the reprint she is looking more toward the viewer. The ebook cover uses the picture on the reprint.


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