Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School)

Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School)

Gail Carriger

It's something to profit to curtsy correctly. it really is fairly one other to profit to curtsy and throw a knife whilst. Welcome to completing School.
Fourteen-year-old Sophronia is a smart trial to her terrible mom. Sophronia is extra drawn to dismantling clocks and mountaineering bushes than right manners--and the relations can purely wish that corporation by no means sees her atrocious curtsy. Mrs. Temminnick is determined for her daughter to turn into a formal woman. So she enrolls Sophronia in Mademoiselle Geraldine's completing Academy for younger girls of caliber.

But Sophronia quickly realizes the college isn't really rather what her mom may have was hoping. At Mademoiselle Geraldine's, younger women discover ways to finish...everything. definitely, they examine the tremendous arts of dance, costume, and etiquette, however the additionally discover ways to deal out demise, diversion, and espionage--in the politest attainable methods, after all. Sophronia and her associates are in for a rousing first year's education.

Set within the comparable global because the Parasol Protectorate, this YA sequence debut is stuffed with all of the saucy experience and droll humor Gail's legions of fanatics have come to adore.

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