Elinor M. Brent-Dyer (6 April 1894 – 20 September 1969) was a children's author who wrote more than 100 books during her lifetime, the most famous being the Chalet School series.
Elinor M. Brent-Dyer was born Gladys Eleanor May Dyer on 6 April 1894, in South Shields. She was the only daughter of Charles Morris Brent Dyer, a surveyor, and Eleanor Watson Rutherford. Her father left the family when she was three years old, and her mother remarried in 1913. In 1912, her younger brother Henzell died of meningitis. Brent-Dyer. The Chalet School in Exile. Gay From China at the Chalet School. Elinor M. The Chalet School Goes To It. The Highland Twins at the Chalet School. Lavender Laughs in the Chalet School. Three Go to the Chalet School.
There are 58 books in total. The School at the Chalet. by Elinor M.
This article examines whether Elinor M. Brent-Dyer’s Chalet School books-a series of girls’ school stories spanning the late 1920s to the early 1970s-can be regarded as historical . Summer Term at the Chalet School. Bath: Girls Gone By. Brent-Dyer, Elinor M. (1966/1991). Brent-Dyer’s Chalet School books-a series of girls’ school stories spanning the late 1920s to the early 1970s-can be regarded as historical sources for the study of physical education and dance in girls’ boarding schools during this period. An overview of her experience as teacher and headmistress, an examination of the training and role of PE teachers during this time, and observations on the role other staff played in games coaching and dance teaching confirms that this children’s literature is an accurate representation.
The School at the Chalet (The Chalet School). There are difficulties all around with Robin's illness and the middles worse than ever and all this calls for a responsible Jo who can take command of all the varied difficult situations that the term holds for her, Jo really has to grow up. I loved this book because I could relate to it and sometimes I could see myself in Jo's place facing the "change" that at first seems so horrid yet is the mysterious doorway to the second stage of our lives.
Brent-Dyer's first book, Gerry Goes to School, was published in 1922 and became the first of the La Rochelle series. The New Mistress at the Chalet School. She was inspired to write her popular Chalet School series after holidaying in the Austrian Tyrol at. The first book in the series, The School at the Chalet, was published in 1923 . Excitements at the Chalet School. The Coming of Age of the Chalet School. Challenge for the Chalet School. Two Sams at the Chalet School.
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