The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

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Harper Collins, 1961 - Fiction - 150 pages
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The elegantly styled classic story of a young, unorthodox teacher and her special--and ultimately dangerous--relationship with six of her students.

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User Review  - Fliss88 - LibraryThing

Knowing only that this book is listed on most Classic Book lists, I thought it about time I had a read. Sometimes I think it's better knowing nothing about a book as I had no preconceived notions and ... Read full review

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The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark first appeared in the New Yorker Magazine and then was published in book form in 1961. This short book of only 127 pages is both elegant and stylish in it ... Read full review

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Dame Muriel Spark (1918-2006) wrote more than twenty books, including Memento Mori, The Ballad of Peckham Rye, and Symposium.

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