By Suzanne Berne
Good-looking and bold, Mirella and Howard Cook-Goldman have it all-two valuable young ones, twin careers, a very good previous colonial apartment on Massachusetts's North Shore, a golden retriever. the single factor they lack is trustworthy baby care. input Randi Gill, despatched by way of relatives innovations, Ltd., an company focusing on Midwestern women with instructing aspirations ("Could you be ok with whatever however the top in your Family?. . . assured national FBI felony Fingerprinting and heritage Checks."). Randi's references are excellent. She's excellent. She cleans, chefs, sews, and makes her personal Play-Doh. the kids love her . . . nearly an excessive amount of. notwithstanding it's difficult for Mirella to monitor Randi be triumphant with the youngsters the place she has failed, she can't deny the peace and order Randi has dropped at the loved ones. yet perfection is a tricky act to keep up, and shortly sufficient, there are ruptures. whilst occasions strength Mirella and Howard to bare the secrets and techniques they've been hiding from one another, the kin cataclysm catapults the nanny (who has secrets and techniques of her personal) right into a place of unnatural keep watch over. In an ideal association, Suzanne Berne now fixes her attractions on modern, two-career family members lifestyles. Overscheduled and crushed, today's mom and dad are determined for aid. no matter what baby care they have the ability to organize, the preparations are hardly ever ideal. This suspenseful novel asks a query them all face: "Is there an individual you could belief along with your young ones?