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A Nanny for Christmas (Nanny Wanted)

3.12  ·  Rating Details ·  58 Ratings  ·  12 Reviews

Millionaire seeks nanny for his seven-year-old daughter.

Young Tara had taken one look at Phoebe Grant and decided she'd be a wonderful nanny. And whatever his daughter wanted, Dominic Ashton bought her. The demure Miss Grant was perfect in her new role--too bad she'd only agreed to stay until New Year's....

But Phoebe had her reasons--if Dominic Ashton had forgo
ebook, Harlequin Presents #1999, 192 pages
Published July 2011 by Harlequin Treasury-Harlequin Presents 90s (first published 1997)
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 Danielle The Book Huntress (Back to the Books)
This was a cute Christmas book. It seemed a little lighter than usual for Sara Craven, until the evil ex shows up and it gets real. And that woman was wretched! I can't imagine how much Dominic regrets marrying her, except for his daughter. When it's just Phoebe, Dominic and Tara, this almost has a sweet feel, a family oriented holiday romance. It's nicely steamy in parts, but appropriate to the subject matter. Phoebe is perfectly likable, an orphan with a bit of a Cinderellaesque feel. Dominic ...more
Preeti ♥︎ (Romance She Reads)

With the title containing nannies and Christmases, I wasn’t expecting Sara Craven to be the author!

And shockingly, the H turned out to be a nice, almost mild guy, so I was getting more disoriented.
Alternately, the h was snarky, prickly with multiple chips on shoulders, but still relatable and likable. The H showed an awful amount of patience to her rudeness.
“I'm not hungry,' she snapped.
'Truly?' His smile widened. 'You look to me as if you're ready to take a bite out of something.”

“I , supp
Sixteen year old Phoebe was a shy good girl when she made a terrible friend and her life was ruined. She’s conned, and ends up drunk and naked in some man’s bed. It’s all pretty nasty really, with the guy she thought liked her undressing her and feeling her up while she’s out of it, and her non-friend being all ‘stop touching that loser, you get to have me’ while various other personages stand around and laugh and probably comment on her boobs and bits.

When Phoebe wakes up, there’s a man. His n
Aug 03, 2013 Kay rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: other
3 1/2 Stars ~ When Phoebe was a very vulnerable 16, she'd had a crush on a young man who was only playing her along. He and his friends set her up as a prank on his elder step-brother, leading to her humiliation and scarring her with nightmares of the step-brother's demeaning treatment of her. Now 6 years later, having finished her university and looking for a job as a librarian, she takes a temporary job as a waitress in a tea room. A young girl comes in each afternoon and Phoebe becomes her fr ...more
A feel good Christmas book , I must say .

Phoebe is a strong , independent young FL trying hard to live her life while her bitter past haunts her with sleepless nights . She lost her father , who happen to be her only family .

A 7 yr Tara develops deep attachment towards phoebe and wants her to be her Nanny . Tara's father , who also happen to be the dark demon in those haunted dreams of Phoebe seems to not recognise phoebe at all.

When Phoebe's house catches fire she is left with no other option t
Apr 27, 2015 Andrew rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: romance
More drama than romance, this explores the complicated relationship between two people at odds over an unfortunate incident that happened years previously. While they hate each other, of course soon fate intervenes and they are forced together against their will. Naturally, they come a new appreciation of each other and realise how badly they misjudged each other.

I really liked Phoebe's strength and determination in the face of almost total ruin, and Dominic's ambiguity throughout kept me guessi
مطلوبة.. مدى الحياة (روايات أحلام #196)
تأليف سارة كريفن (تأليف)

عزيزي بابا نويل،
لن أختار هدية هذه السنة... سأطلب منك مربية جديدة... أرجوك أن ترسل لي واحدة...
أريدها أن تجيد قراءة القصص، واللعب، وأن تكون لطيفة مع دبّي الصغير... ومع أبي أيضاً...
كنت أريد أن طلب ماما، لكن بابا يقول إنها لن تعود... وهو يبذل جهداً ليأتيني بواحدة جديدة... لكنني لا أستطيع الانتظار... عليّ أن أحصل على مربية ترعاني إلى أن يجد لي أماً.
مع حبي تارا
Apr 08, 2015 Widala rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Actually 3,5 star. Nice story, loved H/h interaction and the dry humour. But the ending was too rushed. The ex wife conflict and the solution was cramped in the last two chapters. Phoebe didn't even get the chance to tell Dom the truth about that night.
Tayyiba Akram
Jul 28, 2014 Tayyiba Akram rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
boring . total waste of time
ms bookjunkie
This is a reissue from 1998. It was good, but felt a little dated. I didn't mind the phone booth thing, but the heroine's age and the overall issue bugged me some.
Lina Mouloudj
روايات أحلام 196
مطلوبة... مدى الحياة
Apr 15, 2016 Shakira rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
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Anne Bushell was born on October 1938 in South Devon, England, just before World War II and grew up in a house crammed with books. She was always a voracious reader, some of her all-time favorites books are: "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen, "Middlemarch" by George Eliot, "Jane Eyre" by Charlotte Brontë, "Gone With the Wind" by Margaret Mitchell and "The Code of the Woosters" by P. G. Wodehous ...more
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