In the CHALET SCHOOL; TWO BOOKS IN ONE series. Lavender Leigh arrives at the Chalet School and quickly alienates everyone because of her conceited and ignorant attitude in LAVENDER LEIGH AT THE CHALET SCHOOL; in GAY LAMBERT AT THE CHALET SCHOOL, Gay takes matters into her own hands when a new headmistress causes widespread unhappiness.
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LAVENDER LEIGH AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
‘Lavender Leigh is a conceited, ignorant, empty-headed child, who wants taking down a peg or two.’ Lavender had never been to school before and, despite Bride Bettany’s watchful care, she quickly manages to alienate all the other Juniors. There are several hard lessons for Lavender to learn before she becomes a true Chalet School girl.
GAY LAMBERT AT THE CHALET SCHOOL
The summer term proves to be a difficult one for Gay and her friends when a dreadful accident causes a new headmistress to be appointed. Authoritarian Miss Bubb has very different views on how a school should be run and soon there is wide discontent. Gay decides it is time to take matters into her own hands.About the Author:
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.
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Book Description HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0006393589
Book Description London. Collins. 1996., 1996. Paperback. first publication of this two-in-one paperback. Book is in unused Mint condition. Numbers 19 and 20 in the CS series. Bookseller Inventory # 25900
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