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by Hughes, Thomas

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TitleTom Brown's schooldays
Author / Responsible partyHughes, Thomas
GenreHistorical fiction.
TopicsHistorical fiction. Rugby School -- Fiction. Boarding schools -- England -- History -- Fiction. England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.


Tom Brown's Schooldays is the story of an energetic, good-hearted boy and his adventures at public school. Based on the author's own childhood, the novel presents us with a snapshot of life at Victorian public school as we follow Tom's development from a boy to a young man. Tom must fend off his archenemy, the bully Flashman, and take a younger boy under his wings - through which he learns loyalty, courage and brotherhood.

Additional Information

System control numberS14541
Original Print PublisherLondon : Macmillan, 1857.
NarratorJamie Parker.
Narrator NameJamie Parker.
Participant or performer noteJamie Parker.
Narrators GenderMale narrator