The Mum-Minder

The Mum-Minder - Jacqueline Wilson Mum-Minder is a cute story following Sadie, a girl who has to write a diary about her half term holiday. But when her mum gets flu, Sadie is left to take over her mum's job - babysitting toddlers!
This is a nice insight into the mind of a nine year old who is left litterally "holding the baby" while her mum is ill