Joey Bettany’s last term at the Chalet School proves to be an unforgettable one. First, there is the opening of the new house and a bitter quarrel with its new matron. Then the naughty Middles play a midnight hoax that backfires. There’s a wild storm and a glorious picnic party before the term finally ends with an hilarious concert given by the newly formed and quite umusical St Clare’s Orchestra.
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Elinor Brent-Dyer was born in 1894 in South Shields on Tyneside. At the age of eighteen she began a career in teaching which culminated when she founded The Margaret Roper School in Hereford. She was headmistress at the school from 1938-1948, during which time she wrote and published 14 books. She continued to write up until her death in 1969.
Elinor Brent-Dyer wrote fifty-nine Chalet School titles, creating a well loved series with a legion of dedicated fans.From the Back Cover:
THE CHALET SCHOOL
…THE SCHOOL WITH A DIFFERENCE!
JOEY BETTANY’S LAST term is an unforgettable one; a new house is opened and a bitter quarrel with the new matron ensues. The wicked Middles play a midnight hoax that backfires, and school life ends for Joey with a hilarious concert given by the newly formed and quite unmusical St. Clare’s Orchestra!
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Book Description Harpercollins Pub Ltd, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110006918026
Book Description Harpercollins Pub Ltd, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0006918026