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A Problem for the Chalet School by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer

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Product description

Rosamund Lilley is horrified to learn that she has won a scholarship to the Chalet School given by Tom Gay's parents. She doesn't want to leave her friends and family in a south of England town and go to Switzerland. But her mother feels that Rosamund was being influenced by the wrong girls, especially her domineering, trouble-maker neighbour Joan Baker, their next-door neighbour, and accepts for her to get her away from the likes of Joan... who then turns up at the school herself anyway.

Once Rosamund arrives she is introduced to the Maynard triplets, fits in really well and quickly becomes friends with Len, making the transition into school life easier. She also discovers that it isn't as scary as she had feared though her bullying friend Joan Baker follows her to the school and tries to continue her bullying ways, thinking herself far superior. The chalet school works it's magic to sort them out into two nice girls.

This is an excellent addition to The Chalet School series and makes for a good story with some lessons for the reader to learn.

The book is in good condition very firm boards and spine. Pages are browned but firmly bound. Light staining on the cover. There is no dust jacket priced accordingly.

Item details

Added value:
First edition - collectable
Author(s):
Elinor M. Brent-Dyer
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
18 X 12.5
Edition:
1956 first edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
224
Publisher:
W and R Chambers Edinburgh and London
Title:
A Problem for the Chalet School

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Rosamund Lilley is horrified to learn that she has won a scholarship to the Chalet School given by Tom Gay's parents. She doesn't want to leave her friends and family in a south of England town and go to Switzerland. But her mother feels that Rosamund was being influenced by the wrong girls, especially her domineering, trouble-maker neighbour Joan Baker, their next-door neighbour, and accepts for her to get her away from the likes of Joan... who then turns up at the school herself anyway.

Once Rosamund arrives she is introduced to the Maynard triplets, fits in really well and quickly becomes friends with Len, making the transition into school life easier. She also discovers that it isn't as scary as she had feared though her bullying friend Joan Baker follows her to the school and tries to continue her bullying ways, thinking herself far superior. The chalet school works it's magic to sort them out into two nice girls.

This is an excellent addition to The Chalet School series and makes for a good story with some lessons for the reader to learn.

The book is in good condition very firm boards and spine. Pages are browned but firmly bound. Light staining on the cover. There is no dust jacket priced accordingly.

Added value:
First edition - collectable
Author(s):
Elinor M. Brent-Dyer
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
18 X 12.5
Edition:
1956 first edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
224
Publisher:
W and R Chambers Edinburgh and London
Title:
A Problem for the Chalet School

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