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Return to Ribblestrop By Andy Mulligan Return to Ribblestrop It s a new term at Ribblestrop and the headmaster is hoping for a bit organisation But secrets remain under the ground the new Chaplain is not all that he seems and a truck load of circus animals ha
  • Title: Return to Ribblestrop
  • Author: Andy Mulligan
  • ISBN: 9781847388124
  • Page: 473
  • Format: Paperback
  • Return to Ribblestrop By Andy Mulligan It s a new term at Ribblestrop and the headmaster is hoping for a bit organisation But secrets remain under the ground, the new Chaplain is not all that he seems, and a truck load of circus animals has taken refuge in the school grounds Amongst the new intake are a footballing protegee and a trainee psychopath.
    Return to Ribblestrop By Andy Mulligan

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      Andy Mulligan

    About "Andy Mulligan"

    1. Andy Mulligan

      Andy Mulligan was brought up in the south of London He worked as a theatre director for ten years before travels in Asia prompted him to retrain as a teacher He has taught English and drama in India, Brazil, the Philippines and the UK He now divides his time between London and Manila.

    539 thoughts on “Return to Ribblestrop”

    1. This is Middle Grade With a child MC who smokes cigarettes and hitchhikes, and one of the characters is described as a fetus dressed in clothes The writing was all run ons, and mashed up chaos It is trying to be Lemony Snicket style, but the author doesn t get it that there is a finesse to it This book is just disturbing garbage JUST NO It was a dnf for me The half an hour I spent with this book was a total waste of my time I was approved for an eARC, via Edelweiss, in return for an honest revie [...]


    2. After Christmas break, Millie, Sam, and Jake return to their unorthodox boarding school with a Brazilian ex circus performer and his animals and an ex priest exorcist bent on stealing the Vyner family treasures Second in the series but stands alone well I haven t yet read the first.An off beat non stop adventure that is almost impossible to summarize or labela mystery, a treasure hunt, a ghost or boarding school story With a constantly shifting focus among plot strands and from one set of charac [...]


    3. Ribblestrop Towers school already had hidden underground tunnels, a dodgy past, unorthodox teachers, and a ghost In Return to Ribblestrop, it has a menagerie as well Possibilities for mayhem increase dramatically with the addition of Flavio and his panther, lioness, tigers, crocodile, python, and scorpion Add Miles, the only boy ever expelled from Ribblestrop he set the fire before the first book, and his favorite game is Russian roulette with Sanchez s gun , the greedy and sadistic ex priest an [...]


    4. Wow This book one ups the first Ribblestrop novel in every way More students More danger More dastardly villains We delve deeper into the weird, twisted world of Ribblestrop School, and this time there are alligators, tigers, a scorpion, a defrocked priest and a legendary sword to add to the confusion School is a kind of circus, but Ribblestrop literally puts together its own circus complete with acrobats and trained animals It s amazing how many registers Mulligan sounds, from the broadly comic [...]


    5. Enjoyed this tremendously Definitely a school story, but a very unique one funny, adventurous, and a very entertaining read Mulligan s statement after it won the Guardian Children s Fiction Prize gives you a good taste of what is in store I never expected the Guardian to award such a stonker of a prize to a book that is dangerous, violent, irreverent, politically incorrect, joyously sentimental, anti adult, pro child and sometimes bizarre but I m very glad they have It is indeed all that and wh [...]


    6. It s a new term at Ribblestrop and the headmaster is hoping for a bit organisation But secrets remain under the ground, the new Chaplain is not all that he seems, and a truck load of circus animals has taken refuge in the school grounds Amongst the new intake are a footballing prot g e and a trainee psychopath.Things are about to go from bad to worse at Ribblestrop can Millie, Sanchez and the gang help save the day once


    7. Solid second installment in series about the adventures and mishaps some really serious like kids getting beaten or kids playing Russian roulette in a fantastical private British school circus science lab.


    8. Couldn t put it down sequel to Ribblestrop Wickedly funny with a cast of appealing kids who could survive anything, anywhere Filled with corrupt authority figures, a politically incorrect troupe of orphans, circus animals Irresistible.





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