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The Ten-Speed Babysitter

3.40  ·  Rating Details  ·  15 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Tony expects his babysitting job to be a piece of cake. After all, how much trouble can Duncan be?

Plenty! Duncan always wants to play, eats only Jell-O, and loves riding on the back of Tony's bike more than anything in the world. But Tony's got other worries--like the girl in the paperbag hat, the mysterious orphaned egg, and those sinister phone calls.

In one short weeken
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Paperback, 134 pages
Published November 1st 1988 by Troll Communications (first published 1987)
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Chelsea
Apr 08, 2015 Chelsea rated it really liked it
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Tony gets a summer babysitting job, but it turns out to be more then he bargined for. Not only is Duncan more of a handful then he expected. But there is a car that keeps coming at night, and little things go missing. Tony learns what it means to really care for Duncan, and what it takes to be a man when both of their lives are in danger.

I've read this book probably ten times since I got it. I love it so much. Probably since I connect to it because I babysat a lot as a youth. This is a fun stor
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Mazzou B
Feb 16, 2016 Mazzou B rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Picked this up somewhere to pre read for the children. Okay story. Not as funny as I expected, but slightly humorous. Only a couple of words I decided to black out.
Shaleh
Mar 23, 2013 Shaleh rated it it was amazing
Shelves: pg, mystery, children, teen
One of the books I've read several times (because it's one of the few kids/teen books at my grandma's house).
I suppose there is a bit of nostalgia about it or something, and that's why I give it 5 stars.
Eric Heeren
Aug 19, 2013 Eric Heeren rated it liked it
Enough to hold your attention, but not that great.
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