|Horrid High - Back to School|
|Author - Payal Kapadia
'Horrid High - Back to School ' authored by Payal Kapadia is the story of the twelve year old Ferg Gottin, whose parents quite literally want to forget him. So when they find Horrid High, a school where you can dump your kids and forget about them, they decide to ship Ferg off. So that they can forget him and get on with the rest of their lives.
Horrid High is quite unlike the boarding schools Ferg has read about in storybooks. Instead, it is the world's most horrid school.
When Granny Grit is away on a mysterious mission, Ferg and his friends are left at the mercy of horrid teachers. Can Ferg and his friends survive Horrid High together? And can they stop the principal before itís too late? Open the gates of Horrid High and find out!
Excerpt from the book:
"Granny Grit picked up her handbag and strode to the door, where she hesitated briefly before leaving.'I feel terrible, kids, but I've got to go.'"
Paperback: 320 pages
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd (15 December 2015)
Price: Rs. 299
Age Group - 10+
|Review - Beena Menon