This book though is the interactions between Grizel and Joey over the years both are shown at their best and worst and we see what starts as a volatile relationship turn into a strong mature friendship I hope we get to see of it in Barber s future works A delightful set of 12 short stories by Helen Barber set throughout the whole Chalet School time period I particularly iked 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 "their ater ife and how Madge and Dick must really missed their parents guidance especially wh. Ny other uestions 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 *family permeate the School which they founded and constantly out into the wider world inhabited by its pupils old and new Christmas with the Bett.
Helen Barber Ô 8 charactersIle trying to being up Joey who of course never knew "her parents The second story shows us a ittle of Ted Humphries when he was younger too and how he was "parents The second story shows us a ittle of Ted Humphries when he was younger too
*and how he was true friend to Dick giving him much needed friendship and guidance at a time *how he was true friend to Dick giving him much needed friendship and guidance at a time would really have missed his father Helen must have a soft spot for Grizel as there were several stories showing Grizel in a favourable The Leadership Gap light Iike the story showing how Grizel rose to the occasion putting aside her dislike of her chosen career to help others A must for any Chalet School fan Will definitely read this than once Another excellent CSB from Helen Barber Believable beautifully told and completely absorbing. Anys 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 eaves 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.