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A Fortunate Term - Journeys of Friendship and Growth in a British Boarding School - cover

A Fortunate Term - Journeys of Friendship and Growth in a British Boarding School

Angela Brazil

Publisher: Good Press

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Summary

Angela Brazil's 'A Fortunate Term' is a compelling coming-of-age novel set within a British girls' boarding school, exploring themes of friendship, loyalty, and personal growth. Written in a clear and engaging style, Brazil's work is considered a classic of girls' school stories, showcasing the dynamics of adolescent relationships and the importance of moral values. The detailed descriptions of school life and the well-developed characters provide readers with a vivid portrayal of the challenges and triumphs experienced by the young protagonists. Brazil's book is not only a reflection of the time in which it was written, but also offers timeless insights into the complexities of girlhood and the journey to maturity. Angela Brazil, a pioneering writer of girls' school stories in the early 20th century, drew inspiration from her own experiences as a teacher, bringing authenticity and depth to her narratives. Her understanding of the emotional landscape of young girls shines through in 'A Fortunate Term', making it a relatable and enlightening read for readers of all ages. I highly recommend 'A Fortunate Term' to those interested in exploring the unique world of British girls' boarding schools and timeless themes of adolescence and personal growth.
Available since: 10/05/2023.
Print length: 170 pages.

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