Book #7 in the series. Nicola Marlow and her sisters were sent home early for the Easter holidays because of an outbreak of flu at school, and that was how they all came to be there when Karen, the eldest of the family, arrived from Oxford to make her startling announcement that she was going to be married in three weeks to Edwin Dodd, a widower of forty-one with three young children; and that because of the impossibility of finding a house at such short notice she wanted them all to live with her family...
Used availability for Antonia Forest's The Ready-made Family
October 1967 : UK Hardback
June 2004 : UK Paperback
September 1980 : UK Paperback