School For Skylarks
It is 1939
But with the house being used to accommodate an entire school of evacuated schoolgirls, there's no time to think about her old life
She has never been to school nor had any friends, and her parents have been at the centre of a scandal
Soon there is a horse in a first-floor bedroom and a ferret in Lyla’s sock drawer, hordes of schoolgirls have overrun the house, and Lyla finds out that friends come in all shapes and sizes.
When Lyla is evacuated from her home in London to her great-aunt's enormous house in the West Country, she expects to be lonely
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