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Talking book - CD:Please Sir!, the alternative school logbook 1981-1982:2013
Author: Sheffield, Jack
Year: 2013
Language: English
Type: Talking book - CD
Publisher: Magna
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Complete and unabridged It's 1981 and head teacher Jack Sheffield returns to Ragley-on-the-Forest School for another rollercoaster year. Vera, the school secretary, has to grapple with a new-fangled computer and enjoys a royal occasion, while Ruby the caretaker rediscovers romance with a Butlins Red Coat. And for Jack, wedding bells are in the air.
9 CDs
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0750541776
Large print:Silent night:2015
Author: Sheffield, Jack
Year: 2015
Language: English
Type: Large print
Publisher: Magna
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: More funny and heartwarming adventures for the North Yorkshire village school and its eccentric occupants. 1984, and it's an important time for the children of Ragley-on-the-Forest school. Their school choir is to sing a carol in a church in York, and is actually going to be on television! Helping to keep his excited children, not to mention their parents, under control during these momentous events taxes Jack and his staff to the limit. And at the same time, Jack has his own problems to deal with.
352 pages (large print) ; 24 cm (hbk)
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Talking book - CD:Teacher, teacher!:2008
Author: Sheffield, Jack
Year: 2008
Language: English
Type: Talking book - CD
Publisher: Magna
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: It's 1977 and Jack Sheffield is appointed headmaster of a small village primary school in North Yorkshire. So begins Jack's eventful journey through the school year and his attempts to overcome the many problems that face him as a young and inexperienced headmaster.
8 CDs
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0750543965
Large print:Star teacher:2017
Author: Sheffield, Jack
Year: 2017
Language: English
Type: Large print
Publisher: Magna
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Standard print edition originally published: London: Bantam Press, 2015 It's 1985, and as Jack returns for another year as headteacher at Ragley village school, some changes are in store. It's the year of Halley's Comet, Band Aid, Trivial Pursuit, Dynasty shoulder pads, Roland Rat, and Microsoft Windows. And at Ragley-on-the-Forest, Heathcliffe Earnshaw decides to enter the village scarecrow competition, Ruby the caretaker finds romance, and retirement looms for Vera the secretary. Meanwhile, Jack has to battle with some rising stars of the teaching profession to save his job and his school.
348 pages (large print) ; 24 cm (hbk)
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0750538740
Large print:School's out!:2014
Author: Sheffield, Jack
Year: 2014
Language: English
Type: Large print
Publisher: Magna
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Originally published: London: Bantam, 2013 It's 1983: the year of the compact disc, Microsoft Word, the McDonald's McNugget, Cabbage Patch Dolls, the threat of a miners' strike and a final farewell to the halfpenny piece. As the new school term begins, Jack Sheffield prepares for an even more eventful year than usual. Against a backdrop of technological and commercial change - and social and political upheaval - Jack has to manage a year of triumph and tragedy.
343 pages (large print) (hbk)
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0552174033
Book:Starting over, a Ragley story, 1952-53:2019
Author: Sheffield, Jack
Year: 2019
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Corgi Books
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Originally published: London: Bantam Press, 2018 It's 1952 and Lily Briggs has just arrived in Ragley, ready to begin her first school year as a teacher at the village school. There to welcome her is John Pruett who, after his years in the war, has settled into the role of headmaster. Tom Feather, the local bobby, is also on hand to make her feel at home up north. But Lily has a secret lurking in her past that threatens the new life she's trying to build. Can she move forward and begin to love again? Only time will tell.
x, 332 pages, map (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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BX00067655
Talking book - CD:Dear Teacher, The Alternative School Logbook 1979-1980:2010
Author: Sheffield, Jack
Author: Sheffield, Jack
Year: 2010
Language: English
Type: Talking book - CD
Publisher: Magna Story Sound
Physical or Electronic: Physical
9 CDs
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Large print:Starting over:2019
Author: Sheffield, Jack
Year: 2019
Language: English
Type: Large print
Publisher: ISIS
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Standard print edition originally published: London: Bantam Press, 2018 It's 1952 and Lily Briggs has just arrived in Ragley, ready to begin her first school year as a teacher at the village school. There to welcome her is John Pruett who, after his years in the war, has settled into the role of headmaster. Tom Feather, the local bobby, is also on hand to make her feel at home up north. But Lily has a secret lurking in her past that threatens the new life she's trying to build. Can she move forward and begin to love again? Only time will tell.
360 pages (large print) (hbk)
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0552155284
Book:Teacher Teacher, The Alternative School Logbook 1977-1978:2007
Author: Sheffield, Jack
Year: 2007
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Corgi Books
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Pbk
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0552171573
Book:Star teacher, the alternative school logbook 1985-1986:2016
Author: Sheffield, Jack
Year: 2016
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Corgi Books
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Originally published: London: Bantam Press, 2015 It's 1985, and as Jack returns for another year as headteacher at Ragley village school, some changes are in store. It's the year of Halley's Comet, Band Aid, Trivial Pursuit, Dynasty shoulder pads, Roland Rat, and Microsoft Windows. And at Ragley-on-the-Forest, Heathcliffe Earnshaw decides to enter the village scarecrow competition, Ruby the caretaker finds romance, and retirement looms for Vera the secretary. Meanwhile, Jack has to battle with some rising stars of the teaching profession to save his job and his school.
346 pages, map (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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