Maggie Adair
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(4.3 based on 81 ratings)
  • 1
    Class: Welcome to the Little School by the Sea | Jenny Colgan

    Class: Welcome to the Little School by the Sea

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Jenny Colgan
    • Narrated By Jilly Bond
    Overall
    (51)
    Performance
    (46)
    Story
    (45)

    Maggie went to the window and opened it wide, inhaling the lovely, ozoney air off the sea. Why had she never lived by the sea before? Why had she always looked out on housing estates and not the little white hulls of trawlers bobbing off in the distance? It's gloriously sunny in Cornwall as the school year starts at the little boarding school by the sea.

    Great book

    Loved how this book changed perspectives throughout the story, looking at the different students and teachers in the school.

    Reviewed on 05 February 2017 by Katherine ()
  • 2
    Rules: Things are Changing at the Little School by the Sea | Jenny Colgan

    Rules: Things are Changing at the Little School by the Sea

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By Jenny Colgan
    • Narrated By Jilly Bond
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (30)
    Performance
    (29)
    Story
    (29)

    For the first time, the girls caught sight of the turreted, castle-like building that would be home for the next nine months, the four towers of the main houses nestled in the hills, with the cliffs behind, leading down to the still turquoise sea. Maggie loves teaching English at beautiful Downey House but she is less keen on planning her wedding to dependable Stan. Instead, she's working on ignoring her crush on David McDonald, who teaches English at the local boys' school.

    Great Follow Up to "Class"

    I wasn't sure I was going to enjoy the narration from a teenagers point of view but in fact it works well. The story features realistic characters and..Show More »

    Reviewed on 17 December 2016 by Carg ()