The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

Barrington Stoke Edition

Muriel Spark author David Wardle illustrator


Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers

Published:15th Feb '20


Available for immediate dispatch.

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie cover

Muriel Spark’s classic novel of the power of loyalty and influence now available in a stunning package that is accessible for all readers.

At an Edinburgh school in the 1930s, glamorous, outspoken Miss Jean Brodie is quite certain of her role as teacher: to devote the wisdom of her prime years to six young girls, the creme de la creme, who will receive an education of the most unique kind. Known in school as the infamous Brodie set, the girls are soon entangled in their teacher's world of unconventional ideas and manipulative schemes – destined to live in Miss Brodie's shadow for the rest of their lives. Muriel Spark's timeless and eternally modern novel of power and influence, brought to life for a new age of readers in a stunning dyslexia-friendly edition.

"A classic that still resonates today – and grown-ups will enjoy it too" – Independent

ISBN: 9781781129241

Dimensions: 198mm x 130mm x 18mm

Weight: 380g

272 pages