The Children's Hour
This is a serious and adult play about two women who run a school for girls. After a malicious youngster starts a rumour about the two women, the rumour soon turns into a scandal. As the young girl comes to understand the power she wields, she sticks by her story, which precipitates tragedy for the women. It is later discovered that the gossip was pure invention, but it is too late. Irreparable damage has been done.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - TerriS - LibraryThing
This is a very interesting story of how rumors and lies can destroy people's lives. Karen and Martha run a girls's school, but when a young student becomes upset about being punished for some behavior ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - HotWolfie - LibraryThing
The dialog is a little stiff and unrealistic, and the characters overall are bland and sound similiar. The story, however, is fascinating. The central theme reminds me a lot of Patrick Shanley's ... Read full review