Henry Reed's Babysitting Service Author:Keith Robertson Henry Reed and his business associate Midge Glass start new careers during Henry's second summer visit to New Jersey. And Henry records their activities in this hilarious journal. Henry's first job is a frantic encounter with a dear four-year-old monster named Danny. (Henry's battle wounds include a bump on the head, two skinned knees, and a sto... more »mach that feels very peculiar.) And that's only the beginning!
The book really picks up steam as Henry and Midge become more and more involved with their clients and a bullying, sneaky arch-enemy named Johnny Sebastian. (How Midge fixes Johnny will delight every true lover of justice.) When the local radio station advertises HENRY REED"S BABYSITTING SERVICE, phone calls and mail come from all over New Jersey and three other states. The business tax forms that come from the government are nothing compared to the children, animals, birds and even ghosts that Midge and Henry have to contend with.« less