Baby-sitting is a dangerous job

by Roberts, Willo Davis.

Format: Print Book 1987
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Carnegie Library of McKeesport - Duquesne Young Adult Fiction YA F ROB
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport - Duquesne
 
Collection  Young Adult Fiction
 
Call Number  YA F ROB
 
 
Summary
I'm Darcy Stevens. A baby-sitter for the Foster children. Now, I've taken care of bratty kids before, but never three all at once. These kids are really something. I was reading to the two girls and Jeremy snuck into the den to call his Uncle Rick who lives in Hawaii! Later the baby covered herself with her mother's expensive makeup!

But that's not the half of it. After I interviewed for the job, my brother drove me home and I saw a black car following us. Then on my first day, this stranger came to the door and said he was from the gas company and had to get in for an emergency. I asked to see his ID and instead of showing me, he just left.

I could never have predicted what would happen next....
Published Reviews
Publisher's Weekly Review: "An ordinary sitting job turns into a nightmare for 13-year-old Darcy when kidnappers invade the house and carry off the children; PW found this a mystery characterized by "electrifying suspense." Ages 8-12. (Feb.) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved"
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Additional Information
Publisher New York, N.Y. :Ballantine,1987
Edition 1st Ballantine Books ed.
Language English
Notes "Fawcett Juniper."
Description 139 pages ; 17 cm
ISBN 0449701778 (pbk.) :
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