Chalet School World How did Joey Bettany get on at school on her very first day at Taverton High Why did Dick Bettany take up work with the Forestry in India instead of following his father into the Army Who helped Sybil

  • Title: Chalet School World
  • Author: Helen Barber
  • ISBN: 9781847451743
  • Page: 453
  • Format: Paperback
  • How did Joey Bettany get on at school on her very first day at Taverton High Why did Dick Bettany take up work with the Forestry in India instead of following his father into the Army Who helped Sybil Russell develop into a responsible young woman, after the shock of Josette s accident Did Grizel Cochrane ever come to terms with the failure of her teaching career TheseHow did Joey Bettany get on at school on her very first day at Taverton High Why did Dick Bettany take up work with the Forestry in India instead of following his father into the Army Who helped Sybil Russell develop into a responsible young woman, after the shock of Josette s accident Did Grizel Cochrane ever come to terms with the failure of her teaching career These and many other questions find answers in Helen Barber s delightful set of short stories, all set in and around the world of the Chalet School In the course of this book, Helen clearly demonstrates how the values shared by the Bettany family permeate the School which they founded, and constantly ripple out into the wider world inhabited by its pupils, old and new Christmas with the Bettanys high jinks in the dormitory an unwise game during prep a visit to the school dentist this rich mixture of family stories and school stories spans the whole spectrum of the Chalet School and before, and leaves the reader with a real sense of having once again inhabited the Chalet School world All stories in this book are completely new, written especially for this collection.

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    1. Helen Barber says:

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    2 thoughts on “Chalet School World

    1. A delightful set of 12 short stories by Helen Barber, set throughout the whole Chalet School time period. I particularly liked the first story, as we get a never-seen before glimpse at the Bettany's parents. It really filled out for me, how Madge and Dick were close to their parents, how their infulence shaped their later life and how Madge and Dick must have really missed their parents guidance, especially while trying to being up Joey, who of course, never knew her parents.The second story sho [...]

    2. Presented chronologically, this collection encompasses almost the whole of the the Chalet School series, beginning with a very EBD-esque story of Madge and Dick as children on an adventure with their father, and ending with Grizel Cochrane making a reluctant return to teaching after her marriage. The earlier stories are something of a disappointment, given Barber's excellent pre-Chalet story "The Bettanys of Taverton High", as the characters are not drawn as convincingly as they could be; but by [...]

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