The Learning Curve

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Random House, 2006 - Elementary school teachers - 452 pages
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Nicky Hobbs loves teaching at the local primary school. She's idolized by her class - in particular ten-year-old Oscar Samuels - but she's starting to find she'd quite like some adult adoration for a change...Mark Samuels is a frazzled single father working all the hours God has given him to provide for his beloved son, Oscar. But he's unable to see that Oscar would prefer his presence to his presents once in a while...Ms Hobbs knows Mr Samuels is a heartless workaholic. Mr Samuels is certain Ms Hobbs is an interfering busybody. But when they finally meet they start to discover that first impressions can be deceptive. And perhaps they've both got a bit of learning to do ...Praise for Melissa Nathan:'One to gobble up in a single sitting' - Company'Hugely enjoyable' - heat'Tremendous fun' - Jilly Cooper

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User Review  - sarahemmm - LibraryThing

This was recommended to me, but I couldn't get into it. Suddenly I realised why - all the characters have an IQ of about 90! I just wanted to smack them... Read full review

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User Review  - Cappa-books - LibraryThing

Fantastic book. I have never laughted out loud so much when reading a book - and sniggered quite a bit! really easy to read and some very good romantic twists and turns. Would def recommend. The story ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Melissa Nathan was born and raised in Hertfordshire and now lives in North London with her husband. A journalist for ten years, she writes novels full time and is the acclaimed author of The Nanny and Pride, Prejudice and Jasmin Field.

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