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11 edition of Strictest School in the World, The found in the catalog.

Strictest School in the World, The

Being the Tale of a Clever Girl, a Rubber Boy and a Collection of Flying Machines, Mostly Broken (The Mad Misadventures of Emmaline and Rubberbones)

by Howard Whitehouse

  • 378 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Kids Can Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Schools,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • School & Education,
  • Juvenile Fiction / School & Education,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Fiction - General,
  • Humorous Stories,
  • Airplanes,
  • Boarding schools,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8570566M
    ISBN 101553378822
    ISBN 109781553378822


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This book started off really, really well. I was very much enjoying it and then came the part where Emmaline was sent off to (you guessed it) the strictest school in the world. The rest of the book was predictable, and the school was nothing original (except for the school's "birds," which never received adequate explanation)/5.

The Strictest School in the World lived up to my expectations. It's so much fun. It's a book aimed squarely at the set, featuring lovably eccentric characters, larger-than-life bad guys, two independent-minded protagonists, and madcap adventures/5(11).

The school has produced a book, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Teachers, which sets out the “brave new world” Michaela promotes. Throughout my interview with Author: Flora Carr. Instead, she's a student at a the "strictest school in the world." The girls live in fear, the matron is a monster, and a couple of "birds" patrol the ground.

Soon a rescue operation is under way to save Emmaline from St. Grimelda's. "The Strictest School in the World" is funny, smart, and exciting/5(5). Get this from a library. The strictest school in the world. [Howard Whitehouse; Bill Slavin; Tara Walker] -- Sent to St. Grimelda's School for Young Ladies to be cured of her unladylike behavior, year-old budding aviatrix Emmaline Cayley is trapped in a terrifying place where a dark force keeps the.

It is billed as the strictest school in Britain – but the headteacher says its biggest challenge is not keeping pupils in line, but with critics from outside. At. The Strictest School in the World: Being the Tale of a Clever Girl, a Rubber Boy and a Collection of Flying Machines, Mostly Broken 4 out of 5 based on 0 4/5(1).

Nominated by sixteen year old Susan Z, Howard Whitehouse’s The Strictest School in the World is a Victorian science-fantasy ’s not old – – but it’s written in a tradition of brave youngsters (Emmaline, the fourteen year old pioneer of aviation and Rubberbones, her.

Howard Whitehouse Average rating: ratings reviews 13 distinct works • Similar authors The Strictest School in the World: Being the Tale of a Clever Girl, a Rubber Boy and a Collection of Flying Machines, Mostly Broken by/5.

In this lighter-than-air Victorian school story, young Emmaline Cayley, consigned to Yorkshire's forbidding St. Grimelda's School For Young Ladies, Est. forms several alliances, including one with a startlingly bloodthirsty Indian princess, while outside her proudly "indestruckable" friend Robert Burns (aptly dubbed "Rubberbones") joins a quirky crew of adults to plot her rescue.

I randomly picked up the first book, The Strictest School in the World, at the library because the subtitle looked interesting: Being the Tale of a Clever Girl, a Rubber Boy and a Collection of Flying Machines, Mostly Broken (The Mad Misadventures of Emmaline and Rubberbones).

Strictest School in the World, The: Being the Tale of a Clever Girl, a Rubber Boy and a Collection of Flying Machines, Mostly Broken (The Mad Misadventures of Emmaline and Rubberbones) August 1,Kids Can Press.

The books begin with the title, The Strictest School in the World — Being the Tale of a Clever Girl, a Rubber Boy and a Collection of Flying Machines Mostly Broken or The Mad Misadventures of Emmaline and Rubberbones.

Yup, that’s the title and, as Sherry said, it should tell you everything you need to know about the books. The Strictest School in the world. Howard Whitehouse Illustrator: Bill Slavin Fiction Series and their colorful selection of friends try to find ways to rescue Emmaline from the world's strictest school.

Bill Slavin's pen and ink illustrations are delightfully reminiscent of artwork from the Victorian era and at the same time they perfectly. The Strictest School in the World: Being the Tale of a Clever Girl, a The Strictest School in the World book.

Read 71 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In the kick-off novel in the Mad Misadventures se   The Strictest School in the World is about a girl named Emmaline and a boy named Robert.

Emmaline is a pioneer of aviation. In other words, she tries to make flying machines. The book covers Emmaline's struggle to escape St. Grimelda's School with the help of Rubberbones, a friend named Josie, the mad inventor Professor Bellbuckle, and her.

The Strictest School in the World: Being the Tale of a Clever Girl a Rubber Boy and a Collection of Flying Machines Mostly Broken Howard Whitehouse Kids Can Press Ltd, - Juvenile Fiction - pages/5(4). THE Michaela Community School in North West London has been called the “strictest in Britain” – a place where children move in silence, debate set topics at lunch and can be sent to.

36 videos Play all Most Shocking Moments | World's Strictest Parents World's Strictest Parents Teen Puts Piercings Back after Told they're Forbidden | World's Strictest Parents. The school works to develop what God has put into someone, unlike schools like the Ohio State University, which declared to my entering class their goal to fail you in your first year.

Yay secularism. Those who attend any religious school, on their own desire, will attend one in line with their personal religious beliefs. Sylvia H. recommends The Strictest School in the World by Howard Whitehouse. "The heroine is a girl who likes to build flying machines," she says.

Michaela community school, a controversial free school known for its strict behaviour policy, picked up its first set of GCSE results on Thursday, five years after opening its doors to its first Author: Sally Weale. The Strictest School in the World (Paperback) Being the Tale of a Clever Girl, a Rubber Boy and a Collection of Flying Machines, Mostly Bro.

By Howard Whitehouse, Bill Slavin (Illustrator) Kids Can Press,pp. Publication Date: August 1,   A school where 'hundreds' of students have been put into isolation and others have been forced to wear humiliating tags has been branded 'the strictest in Britain' by furious parents. (Something I should still do.) I liked the old-fashioned style of writing, the humorous characters, and the morals of courage indirectly taught.

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Get this from a library. The strictest school in the world: being the tale of a clever girl, a rubber boy and a collection of amazing flying machines, mostly broken.

[Howard Whitehouse; Bill Slavin] -- Emmaline Cayley grew up in India, but as she approaches the age of 14, her very proper mother (who is married to a very proper British colonial official) sends her home to England to attend the. Instead, she's a student at a the "strictest school in the world." The girls live in fear, the matron is a monster, and a couple of "birds" patrol the ground.

Soon a rescue operation is under way to save Emmaline from St. Grimelda's. The Strictest School in the World is funny, smart, and exciting. The World's Strictest Parents (or World's Strictest Parents) is an international television franchise reality series developed by Twenty Twenty with its original broadcast in Britain by BBC success of the program led to many overseas versions being created including in the Americas (broadcast by CMT) (part of MTV Networks) the CMT episodes frequently rebroadcasting on : Reality.

The Strictest School in the World by Howard Whitehouse came highly recommended from Carrie at Reading to Know. This was a fun book with hilarious characters and an suspenseful and exciting plot. I know my kids would love this book and am hoping to be able to read it aloud soon. Is this Britain's strictest school.

Ultra-tough rule book bans pupils from looking out of the window, rolling their eyes and even using the word 'DUNNO' King. The Strictest School in the World is a good read, but a younger reader might not know the history of the times in which it is set. Definitely a good book to read while doing a project on Victorian Era.

Recommended. Maha Kumaran is the Adult/Young Adult Librarian at the. The Strictest School in the World: Being the Tale of a Clever Girl, a Rubber Boy and a Collection of Flying Machines, Mostly Broken Hardcover – Aug. 1 by Howard Whitehouse (Author), Bill Slavin (Illustrator) out of 5 stars 3 ratings.

Book 1 of 3 in the Mad Misadventures of Emmaline 5/5(3). The World's Strictest Parents (or World's Strictest Parents) is a television reality series developed by TwentyTwenty Television with its original origin and broadcast in Britain by the success of the program lead to many international versions being created including in the America's (broadcast by CMT) (part of MTV Networks) and Australia by the Channel Seven, the CMT episodes.

A book of the names and address of people living in a city. What countries have the strictest teachers. Wiki User World's Strictest Parents - I was released on: USA: 18 April   UK parents among 'the strictest in Europe', report says British parents are among the strictest in Europe with even the Germans more lenient than UK mothers and fathers, report suggests.

The World’s Strictest Parents, Supernanny Hillary Clinton’s book, What is interesting in World’s Strictest Parents is how often school authorities — teachers and heads — are seen to act in concert with parents in reinforcing cultural values.

This can be compared unfavourably with the situation in the UK where there are. The strictest school uniform rules in Plymouth. With children going back to school next week, shops and supermarkets are abuzz with parents buying their children's lunchboxes, pencil cases Author: Molly Dowrick.

Based in Wembley Park, an underprivileged area of north London most famous for hosting England’s national soccer stadium, the school has become internationally renowned since opening in —dubbed by the country’s newspapers as “Britain’s strictest school.” The school’s pupils study in an atmosphere of rigid : Flora Carr.

I saw World's Strictest Parents for the first time a few weeks ago and thought it was pretty good. I thought the show had some valuable insight and tools for parents who may be struggling in their relationships with their teenage kids.

Upon furthur research, I discovered their website, 3/5. In the first book, while attending the well-called strictest school in the world, she meets Robert Burns, aka Rubberbones, a sturdy young boy who loves to fly, and the Princess Purnah, a wild young woman from a clearly intentionally stereotypic-in-the-Victorian-tradition Asian country.

August 04 «educating alice.What can we learn from the strictest school in Britain? Tiger Teachers: Principal of Michaela Community School Katharine Birbalsingh and her staff have published a book to educate other teachers.A school dubbed the strictest in Britain has said it is part of an “educational revolution” of schools accepting no excuses for bad behaviour, after triumphing in its first GCSE : Will Hazell.