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Round Four Book Discussions (2009/2010/2011) (books discussed by theme)
The School at the Chalet - Changes
Jo of the Chalet School - Romance
A Princess at the Chalet School - Danger
Head Girl of the Chalet School - Religious Spirit
Rivals of the Chalet School - Friendship
Eustacia Goes to the Chalet School - Obedience
The Chalet School and Jo - Growing Up
The Chalet School and the Lintons - Friendship
The New House at the Chalet School - Growing Up
Jo Returns to the Chalet School - Growing Up
The Chalet School in Exile - Danger
The Chalet School Goes To It - Religious Spirit
Highland Twins at the Chalet School - Danger
Lavender Laughs at The Chalet School - Travelling
Jo To The Rescue - Religious Spirit
Three Go To The Chalet School - Romance
The Chalet School and the Island - Changes
The Wrong Chalet School - Travelling
The Chalet School in the Oberland - Changes
Shocks for The Chalet School - Obedience
Joey Goes to the Oberland - Travelling
The Chalet School and Barbara - Family
Mary Lou and the Chalet School - Family
Coming of Age of the Chalet School - Changes
The Chalet School and Richenda - Obedience
Trials for the Chalet School -Religious Spirit
The Chalet School and Theodora - Growing Up
Joey & Co in Tyrol - Growing Up
The Chalet School Wins The Trick - Adult Matters
Chalet School Reunion - Romance
Redheads at the Chalet School - Danger
Adrienne and the Chalet School - Adult Matters
Summer Term at the Chalet School - Adult Matters
Two Sams at the Chalet School - Friendship


Round Three Book Discussions (2007/2008/2009) (follows internal structure of EBD's books)
1. Gerry Goes to School
2. The School at the Chalet
3. Jo of the Chalet School
4. A Headgirl's Difficulties
5. Juliet of the Chalet School
6. Joey's Convict
7. The Princess of the Chalet School
8. Visitors for the Chalet School
9. The Headgirl of the Chalet School
10. Joey Shoves Her Oar In
11. Seven Scamps
12. The Rivals of the Chalet School
13. Eustacia Goes to the Chalet School
14. The Chalet School and Jo
15. Monica Turns Up Trumps
16. The Chalet Girls in Camp
17. Exploits of the Chalet Girls
18. Short Story: Woollen Measles
19. The Chalet School and the Lintons
20. The New House at the Chalet School
21. The Chalet Girls' Cookbook
22. Jo Returns to the Chalet School
23. The New Chalet School
24. Janie of La Rochelle
25. Heather Leaves School
26. Two Chalet School Girls in India
27. Gillian of the Chalet School
28. Janie Steps In
29. The Chalet School in Exile
30. Joey & Patricia
31. The Chalet School Goes To It
32. Smells of Soot
33. The CS and Robin
34. The Highland Twins at the Chalet School
35. A New Flavouring for Pies
36. The Lost Staircase
37. Chudleigh Hold
38. Lavender Laughs in the CS
39. Lorna at Wynards
40. Gay from China at the Chalet School
41. Stepsisters for Lorna
42. Jo to the Rescue
43. The Mystery at the Chalet School
44. A Chalet School Headmistress
45. Tom Tackles the Chalet School
46. The Chalet School and Rosalie
47. The Midnight that Didn’t Come Off
48. Hilda Annersley, Headmistress
49. Peace Comes to the Chalet School
50. Three Go to the Chalet School
51. The Chalet School and the Island
52. Peggy of the Chalet School
53. Carola Storms the Chalet School
54. The Wrong Chalet School
55. Shocks for the Chalet School
56. The Chalet School in the Oberland
57. Bride Leads the Chalet School
58. Changes for the Chalet School
59. Joey Goes to the Oberland
60. The Chalet School and Barbara
61. The Chalet School Does It Again
62. A Chalet Girl from Kenya
63. Mary-Lou of the Chalet School
64. A Genius at the Chalet School
65. A Problem for the Chalet School
66. The New Mistress at the Chalet School
67. Excitements at the Chalet School
68. The Coming of Age of the Chalet School
69. The Chalet School and Richenda
70. Trials for the Chalet School
71. Theodora and the Chalet School
72. Joey and Co. in Tirol
73. Ruey Richardson – Chaletian
74. A Leader in the Chalet School
75. The Chalet School Wins the Trick
76. A Future Chalet School Girl
77. The Feud in the Chalet School
78. The Chalet School Triplets
79. The Chalet School Reunion
80. Jane and the Chalet School
81. Redheads at the Chalet School
82. Adrienne and the Chalet School
83. Summer Term at the Chalet School
84. Challenge for the Chalet School
85. Two Sams at the Chalet School
86. Althea Joins the Chalet School
87. Prefects of the Chalet School
88. Joey Goes on Television
89. New Beginnings at the Chalet School
90. The Chalet School Librarian
91. Chalet Girls Grow Up

The Bettanys of Taverton High

The Chalet School Newsletters

A Thrilling Term at Janeways
Caroline The Second

The School At Skelton Hall
Trouble At Skelton Hall

Beechy Of The Harbour School
A Leader In Spite Of Herself
Nesta Steps Out

They Both Liked Dogs
Carnation of the Upper Fourth
The Feud in the Fifth Remove
Judy The Guide
Kennelmaid Nan
The New House Mistress
The School By The River
Jean of Storms

The Little Marie Jose
Elizabeth the Gallant
The Little Missus

Bess On Her Own In Canada
Sharlie’s Kenya Diary
Quintette in Queensland
Verena Visits New Zealand

Round Two Book Discussions (2005/6/7)

The School at the Chalet
Jo of the Chalet School
The Princess of the Chalet School
The Head Girl of the Chalet School
Rivals of the Chalet School
Eustacia Goes to the Chalet School
The Chalet School and Jo
The Chalet School in Camp
The Exploits of the Chalet Girls
The New Chalet School/A United Chalet School
Excitements at the Chalet School
The Coming of Age of the Chalet School
Trials for the Chalet School
Theodora and the Chalet School
Ruey Richardson at the Chalet School/Ruey Richardson Chaletian
A Leader in the Chalet School
The Chalet School Wins the Trick
A Future Chalet School Girl
The Feud in the Chalet School
The Chalet School Triplets
Joey and Co in Tirol
Jane and the Chalet School
Adrienne and the Chalet School
Summer Term at the Chalet School
The Chalet School and Richenda
Althea Joins the Chalet School
Redheads at the Chalet School
Challenge for the Chalet School
Prefects of the Chalet School
A Chalet School Reunion
Two Sams at the Chalet School

Round One Book Discussions (2004)

The Chalet School and the Island
Peggy of the Chalet School
Carola Storms the Chalet School
The Wrong Chalet School
Shocks for the Chalet School
The Chalet School in the Oberland
The Chalet School and Barbara
The Chalet School Does it Again
A Chalet Girl From Kenya
Mary-Lou of the Chalet School
A Genius at the Chalet School/Chalet School Fete
A Problem for the Chalet School
The New Mistress at the Chalet School
Excitements at the Chalet School
The Coming of Age of the Chalet School
The Chalet School and Richenda
Trials for the Chalet School
Theodora and the Chalet School
Joey and Co in the Tirol
Ruey Richardson at the Chalet School
A Leader in the Chalet School
The Chalet School Wins the Trick
A Future Chalet School Girl
The Feud in the Chalet School
The Chalet School Triplets
The Chalet School Reunion
Jane and the Chalet School
Redheads at the Chalet School
Adrienne and the Chalet School
Summer Term at the Chalet School
Challenge for the Chalet School
Two Sams at the Chalet School
Althea Joins the Chalet School
Prefects at the Chalet School

Gerry Goes to School
Maids of La Rochelle
Heather Leaves School
Janie of La Rochelle
Beechy of the Harbour School
Carnation of the Upper Fourth
Chalet Girls Grow Up
Condor Crags
Feud in the Fifth Remove
Kennelmaid Nan
Lorna at Wynyards
The Lost Staircase
Monica Turns up Trumps
The New Housemistress
The School at Skelton Hall
Visitors for the Chalet School


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Archived Character Discussions

Annis Lovell
Miss Annersley as comforter

Betty Wynne-Davies and Elizabeth Arnett
Bride Bettany
Bride's Chums
Biddy O'Ryan

Carola Johnstone
Corney Flower
Cecil, Phil and Geoff Maynard
Clem Barrass
Con Maynard

Elisaveta Arnsornia
Elisaveta (from 2009)
Evvy Lannis
Early Seniors

Flora and Fiona McDonald
Felix and Felicity Maynard
Francie Wilford

Gillian Linton
Grizel Cochrane
The Gang

Hilary Burn

Jack Lambert
Joey Bettany
Jack Maynard
Jem Russell
Josette Russell
Joyce Linton
Juliet Carrick
Janie Temple Lucy

Katt Gordon
Kathie Ferrars

Lavender Leigh
Len Maynard

Madge Russell
Margia and Amy Stevens
Maria Marani
Miss Annersley
Mlle le Pattre
Mlle as headmistress
Maeve Bettany
Margot Maynard
Mary-Lou Trelawney

Nell Wilson
Nancy Wilmott
Nina Rutherford

Peggy Bettany
Primula Venables

The Quartette
The Quintette

Robin Humphries

Samantha van der Byl
Stacie Benson
Steve, Charles and Mike Maynard
Sybil Russell

Thekla von Stift
Tom Gay
The Triumverate
The Big Three (Joey, Mary Lou and Len)

Verity-Ann Carey

The Wintertons

Zephyr Burthill

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Archived Themed Discussions

Was EBD a feminist?
Males in the Chalet School
Representations of Reality
Why Can't Joey Let Go?
Jo, the Robin and Little Eva
EBD vs LM Montgomery
EBD vs Enid Blyton
Mary Lou vs Dimsie
Britishness vs Spineless Jellyfishness
EBD's religious views
Friendship
Childrearing Practices
Men in the Chalet School
Academics and Coursework
Family Ties and Organisation
Illness and Death
Food and Drink
Popular Culture
EBD's Portrayal of War
Reformation
Portrayal of Boys
The Evolution of the School
Popularity and Leadership
Guardians
Sports and Athletics
Writing for the Young
Matron's Patent Doses
Beauty and Appearance
Marriage and the Chalet School
Adolescence
Romance and Love
Joey's breezy manner
veal and more veal
What influenced new ideas in the CS?
End of The Chalet School
trained to instant obedience
The friendship of Hilda and Kathie
Guilt and Repentance
Fecundity
Disasters
Class
EBD and Her Skill at Writing
EBD's Conversion to Catholicism
Girl Guides
Religion
Guardians
Death and Dying
Pranks
Health, Delicacy and the Highly Strung Female
Fashion
What Attracts Men to Reading Girls' School Stories?

Girls
Girls with old-fashioned backgrounds
Bad girls of the Chalet School
Girls with eccentric parents
The Bullies and the Bullied
Girls with religious vocations
Genius Girls
Girls with unloving parents
Misfit Girls
Working Class Girls
Nationally Stereotyped Girls
Expelled Girls
Girls who were Needed at Home
Leading Amalgamees
Runaways
Accidental Girls
Girls who lead the School
Second-fiddle Girls
Upper-class girls and heiresses
The Prefects
Girls with Absentee Parents
Tomboys
Impositioned Girls
Mischosen Prefects
Major Cliques
Small Children
Jealous Girls
Career Orientated Girls
Favourite Schoolgirl
Girls of the Chalet School: The Middles

Women
Old Girls as Staff
Headmistresses
New Teaching Staff 1
New Teaching Staff 2
The Working Life of the Staff
Domestic & Other Staff
The Matrons
The Perfect Mistress
When Staff Go Bad
The Matron
Courtship

Relationships
Jack and Joey
Madge and Jem
Anne and Peter
Janie and Julian
Biddy and Eugen
Gisela and Gottfried
Wanda and Friedel
Reg and Len
Hilary and Phil
Margot and Stephen
Grizel and Neil
Phoebe and Frank
Dick and Mollie

Families
The Mensches
The Willoughbys
The Trelawney-Careys
The Maynards
The Russells
The Lucys
The Venables'
The Ozannes
The Bettanys
The Chesters
The Maynard Wards
The Rosomons (also includes a long discussion of women returning to work after marriage)
The Bettany Three
The Next Generation
The Temples
The Lucys


Siblings
The Triplets
Daisy and Primula Venables
The Linton Sisters
The Pertwees
The Maynard Boys
Mollie and Jack Maynard
Madge and Joey
The Dawbarns
Peggy, Bride and Maeve

Doctors
Jack Maynard
Jem Russell

Adult Matters
Grizel's Depression
Stephen Venables
Lindley Carrick

School
Favourite School Location (poll)
Discipline
School Mergers
The Finishing Branch
Subject Teaching
Other Schools - St Scholastika's
Other Schools - Medbury
Other Schools - Village Schools
Other Schools: The Annexe
Going to University
Representations of Boarding School in Non GO Fiction

Friendships
Joey and Simone
Mary Lou and Clem

The CS and other schools and/or authors

CS/Malory Towers

Girls Own: EBD and Angela Brazil
Girls Own: EBD and Dorita Fairlea Bruce
Girls Own: EBD and Antonia Forest
Girls Own: EBD and Claire Mallory
Girls Own:EBD and Elsie Oxenham
Girls Own: EBD and Louisa May Alcott
Girls Own: EBD and Susan Coolidge

Real Books in the CS - Lewis Carroll
Real Books in the CS - The Elsie Books
Real Books in the CS - Frances Hodgson Burnett
Real Books in the Chalet School - E Nesbit

Books About the Chalet School - Behind the Chalet School
Books About the Chalet School -A World of Girls by Rosemary Auchmuty
Books About the Chalet School - The Chalet School Revisited
Books About the Chalet School - You're A Brick, Angela by Cadogan and Craig
Books About the Chalet School: A World of Women by Rosemary Auchmuty

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