Sunday Times bestselling author Jenny Colgan welcomes you to a new term at a beautiful Cornish boarding school by the sea.
***PART ONE OF A THREE-PART SERIAL***
The unmissable first instalment of Jenny Colgan's return to the Little School by the Sea - perfect for anyone who ever dreamed of going to boarding school!
As the summer holidays start, scandal hits Downey House. The attraction between Maggie Adair, the fiery, committed English teacher at Downey House and David McDonald, a teacher at the local boys' school, has escalated - and now both are facing an uncertain future.
The girls of Downey House - mercurial Fliss, glamorous Alice and shy, dependable Simone - are facing long summers at home. But the new term is not far away - and it will bring new pupils and lots of fresh new challenges...
"Funny, page-turning and addictive... just like Malory Towers for grown-ups" - Sophie Kinsella
"A brilliant boarding school book, stuffed full of unforgettable characters, thrilling adventures and angst..." - Lisa Jewell
In Lessons: Part 2, Christmas comes to the Little School by the Sea - available December 2018!
It's drama ahoy at this posh boarding school and it's not just the pupils who are up to no good. The teachers are at it, too - **** HEAT
With plenty of humour and childhood escapades to counterbalance the angst, Rules is escapist, amusing, and top of the class' NEWS OF THE WORLD - Things get complicated in this bubbly novel
**** HOT STARS (OK! Magazine)
Jenny Colgan is the author of numerous bestselling novels, including The Little Shop of Happy Ever After and Summer at Little Beach Street Bakery, which are also published by Sphere. Meet Me at the Cupcake Cafe won the 2012 Melissa Nathan Award for Comedy Romance and was a Sunday Times Top Ten bestseller, as was Welcome to Rosie Hopkins' Sweetshop of Dreams, which won the RNA Romantic Novel of the Year Award 2013. For more about Jenny, visit her website and her Facebook page, or follow her on Twitter: @jennycolgan.