A 2011 World Book Night selection.
Jean Brodie is a teacher whose unconventional ideas put her at odds with the other members of staff at the Marcia Blaine School in Edinburgh, as she endeavours to shape the lives of the select group of girls who form her set.
Our Editorial Guru, Sarah Broadhurst, has suggested others book and authors that would be perfect for you to read next or to pass on the recommendation - so your gift will keep on giving enjoyment. Her selections for this title are: Fay Weldon, Sarah Shun-Lien Bynum (Ms Hempel Chronicles).
When an unbridled schoolmistress with advanced ideas is in her prime the classroom can take on a new identity and no one can predict what will happen.
Publication date: 24/02/2000
Publisher: Penguin Classics an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd
|Publication date:||24th February 2000|
|Author:||Muriel Spark, Candia McWilliam|
|Publisher:||Penguin Classics an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd|
|Genres:||eBook Favourites, Literary Fiction,|
|Categories:||Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945), Classic fiction (pre c 1945),|
Muriel Spark has written poetry, stories, and biographies as well as her remarkable series of novels. She is an honorary member of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters and in 1993 was created OBE. A native of Scotland, she now lives in Italy.More About Muriel Spark, Candia McWilliam