By and large, the recent crop of nanny-tales ignores the realities of childcare workers (and their employers), relying instead on messages of racial and cultural superiority and assurances that money cannot buy happiness.
- My Hollywood, by Mona Simpson
- The Help, by Kathryn Stockett
- The Nanny Diaries, by Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus
- You’ll Never Nanny in This Town Again: The True Adventures of a Hollywood Nanny, by Suzanne Hansen