Something is horribly wrong at Dinah's new school. The children are neat and well behaved - why is this, and why does Dinah find herself conforming? What is the secret of the headmaster's control? Dinah is determined to unravel the mystery of the sinister headmaster.
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Winner of the Carnegie Medal for Wolf
Winner of the Whitbread Award for The Great Elephant Chase
Winner of the Smarties Prize for The Great Elephant Chase
`a rattling good yarn'
`a light-hearted, funny and ingenious story'
`an excellent mystery with an unusual setting'
Good Book Guide - Children's
`I would recommend it to anyone who likes weird but funny books'
`an attractive, easy-flowing style with interesting characters and a lively story'
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