A Spoonful Of Jam
Written by Michelle Magorian
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A scholarship girl at the grammar school, Elsie has a lot of prove as she stands up for herself against school bullies and her father. Be sure to check out Just Henry, A Spoonful of Jam, A little Love Song, Cuckoo In The Nest and of course the classic Goodnight Mister Tom.
A Spoonful Of Jam by Michelle Magorian
The war is over but Elsie is still fighting her own battles. She's bullied because she's the only scholarship pupil at the grammar school, and she has an awkward relationship with her father as he struggles to assume a normal life after fighting in the war. But when she begins working at the local theatre, Elsie discovers she can escape.
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