By Joanne Harris
“Harris gives you mischief and homicide to an English prep college in Different Class, a delightfully malicious view of privileged scholars with overly energetic imaginations.” —The manhattan occasions publication Review
From the New York Times bestselling writer of Chocolat comes a depressing, mental suspense story within the culture of Patricia Highsmith a few sociopathic younger outcast at an antiquated prep college and the curmudgeonly Latin instructor who uncovers his risky secret.
After thirty years at St. Oswald’s Grammar in North Yorkshire, England, Latin grasp Roy Straitley has noticeable all types of boys come and pass. each one classification has its personal clowns, rebels, and underdogs—all who carry a unique position within the previous teacher’s middle. yet sometimes there’s a boy who doesn’t really healthy the mildew. A troublemaker. A boy with darkness inside.
With insolvency and educational failure looming, a brand new headmaster arrives on the venerable institution, bringing with him new expertise, sharp matches, or even ladies to the dusty corridors. yet whereas Straitley does his sardonic most sensible to withstand those steps towards the longer term, a shadow from his prior starts off to stir back. A boy who nonetheless haunts Straitley’s desires 20 years later. A boy in a position to bad things.
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Different Class: A Novel by Joanne Harris