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KLIATTJustin Blakewell has a plan for the summer. He is going to be a nanny for four-year-old Aspen Jeremy Belton in the Hamptons. It is a plan that will get him out of the city for a whole month onto the beaches where other nannies, of the female variety, will also be spending their summer, in bikinis, taking care of little kids. Justin is 15 years old and has had experience babysitting. He gets along well with Aspen and on the first day at the beach is hopelessly smitten with Serafina, a tall, dark beauty. Lucky for him he has also met Liz, a townie, whose company he enjoys and who has volunteered to give him pointers for "getting the girl." Justin definitely needs those pointers. The hormones are there but the capacity to demonstrate character isn't. Justin has trouble speaking with Serafina and definitely feels the distinction between his family and hers. He learns lessons about taking care of children, especially when Aspen disappears at the pool. During his time in the Hamptons, Justin learns about consequences and responsibility. KLIATT Codes: JS—Recommended for junior and senior high school students. 2005, Penguin, Dutton, 188p., Ages 12 to 18.