School Stories

by P. G. Wodehouse

Series Description

Wodehouse published six novels with all the action set in public schools for boys, which include; St. Austin’s, Beckford College and Wrykyn. The school story is a fiction genre centering on older pre-adolescent and adolescent school life, at its most popular in the first half of the twentieth century.

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    1. The Pothunters (1902)

    When someone breaks into the cricket pavilion and steals two silver cups, the whole school is agog. Could it possibly be an inside job? Nothing less more »

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    2. A Prefect's Uncle (1903)

    One of Wodehouse’s early novels set in an English public school, a school story that revolves around cricket, stolen money, and an embarrassing uncle ( more »

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    3. Tales of St. Austin's (1903)

    St Austin’s School is the setting for these twelve delightful early Wodehouse stories. A nostalgic look at English public-school life at the turn of more »

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    4. The Gold Bat (1904)

    When O’Hara and Moriarty, two boys at Wrykyn School, tar and feather the statue of a pompous local MP, O’Hara mislays at the scene of their crime a more »

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    5. The Head of Kay's (1905)

    It is the general view at Eckleton school that there never was such a house of slackers as Kay’s. Fenn, head of house and county cricketer, does his more »

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    6. The White Feather (1907)

    In order to save his reputation and the honour of his house at school after he shames himself by running away from a fight between fellow pupils and more »

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    7. Mike (1909)

    Michael “Mike” Jackson is the youngest son of a renowned cricketing family. Mike’s eldest brother Joe is a successful first-class player, while another more »