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A Popular Schoolgirl

Auhtor: Angela Brazil

Language: english
Published: 1920

Genres:

fiction and literature
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Review by Stephen M. Charme, September 2007


Rating: (*****)
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.
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Excerpts from the Book 'A Popular Schoolgirl':

... dear, she began. I've been wanting to ask you this-are we going back to Rotherwood after the holidays.. Mrs. Saxon folded up her sewing, put ...
... a great difference to us, and I think it is far easier to turn out good work in the midst of beautiful surroundings. Grovebury College has reaped ...
... light electric railway that ran along the roadside for seven miles to Wynch-on-the-Wold. Grovebury, an old town that dated back to medival times, lay ...
... of our form-room open so that I can hear what's going on. Thank you so much, Miss Burd.. And Lispeth departed, fearful lest any other qualifications ...
... that.. Thanks ever so much. murmured Bess to Ingred, as the latter got up from the piano. Oh. it's all right. replied Ingred airily, moving away ...
... is a new institution. You're all in new forms, and I'm the new Head Prefect. It's not only in school that everything's different, but in the outside ...
... were indeed in a back lane which led at the bottom of some gardens, then behind a row of stables, and finally through a gate on to the high road. I ...
... this was a privilege to be desired. It was fun to act variety artistes before the rest of the hostel, and well worth being in time for meals, ...
... light on the landing gazing down into the haunted blackness of the shadowy hall. The sounds had ceased temporarily, but now they began again-a distinct ...
... her winding pilgrimage among the old gray stones. There is a vein of superstition in the most modern of minds, and she was probably following a custom ...
... magazines and newspapers, the back being of colored linen embroidered with devices in silk. They were so pretty that they were all snapped up beforehand, ...
... fingers. At the end she came back as from a dream, to realize that she was not in elf-land, but in the College Lecture Hall, and that she was ...
... way. It was dark, and the steps were worn with the tread of seven centuries, and here and there was a broken bit over which they had to clamber ...
... on to the best chairs and leaving his hairs on the cushions. It had never particularly struck Ingred that Derry was of value, until last week, ...
... had nothing to do with it, that's all I care. He can thrash it out with the clerks now, or leave it alone.. Mr. Saxon questioned Ingred closely, but ...
... show it to Miss Strong, who was an authority on the subject. The mistress paused to let the others overtake her. Bugle, certainly, she decided emphatically. ...
... so different from all other rooms. I liked the pictures pasted on the walls, and the bits of poker-work nailed up. I knew some other girls must have been ...
... Nurse has been her rounds, then we'll slip downstairs and out through the side door into the garden. Are you game.. Who's afraid. said Ingred valiantly. Upstairs ...
... certainly sounded more masculine than feminine, and that Persian princess confessed presently to the name of Franklin. He's a chum of mine, explained ...
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