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Cara is twenty-five years old and beautiful, intelligent and kind. She's also a witch. Unsure of her feelings towards magic and desperate to escape the clutches of her overbearing mother, she takes a 'proper' job as a nanny for the Wilkins family. But things don't go quite as she has planned. Cara moves into the Wilkins' home and before long the whole family come to rely o ...more
Paperback, 464 pages
Published January 15th 2004 by Time Warner
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Lisa M
Feb 14, 2012 Lisa M rated it liked it
I liked this book and it was a nice little easy read. However, for those expecting a tale of magical witchcraft you will not find much of that here. There are hints of witchcraft but nothing delving too deep into it.

This book was based around a family in turmoil with nanny Cara playing at a few magical spells now and then to try and help out, all the while fighting the fact she didn't like being a witch and wanting a 'normal' life.
The story for me wasn't as satisfying as some books that I have
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Pernilla
Oct 14, 2015 Pernilla rated it it was ok
It was an ok read but something was missing to make it really enjoyable. Definitely more suitable for young adults.
Candace Drabøl
Oct 17, 2010 Candace Drabøl rated it liked it
Not bad. Sort of nice to read a book with a wiccan touch without the evil undertones, wands etc. That being said the storyline seemed lacking without the afore mentioned. Have read it more than once as it is good to read when you don't want to think.
Cats 274
Dec 07, 2011 Cats 274 rated it liked it
Shelves: fiction, chick-lit
Or maybe 3 and a half. Cute little story, but sometimes the details are left hanging in the air.

But still a nice book to spend a winter evening on the sofa with a cup of tes.
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Deborah Wright was born in the UK in 1974. Her first novel, Olivia's Bliss, won the Poolbeg/Ireland on Sunday bestseller competition in 2000. She went on to publish a number of magical romantic comedies, including The Rebel Fairy, a modern version of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' and Under My Spell, a romance about witchcraft, with Little Brown. Her most recent novel was 'Swimming With Dolphins' (He ...more
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