Isabel Green is just about to live happily ever after when war breaks out. Her beloved Rory goes off to fight, the terrible spoiled cousins come to stay and it looks as if she might lose Deep Valley Farm. To top it all, the piglets have escaped and the children are Out of Control.
With wit, warmth and warts, Emma Thompson, writer and star of Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang, recounts one family's summer with Nanny McPhee, a tale of tragedy , blakcmail and unexploded bombs. Here, in a new king of book, she combines their story with her diary of the making of the film, bringing a delightful and unique perspective to this funny magical adventure.