Thirteen-year-old David Eliot was a disappointment to his parents. But to be sent to Groosham Grange? Hidden away on a lonely island, Groosham Grange is a school that is unknown to the outside world. Pupils forced to sign their names in blood. An English teacher held together entirely with bandages. A soccer ball made of . . . well, you?d rather not know. What is the chilling secret hidden behind the headmaster?s door? And why are students disappearing in the middle of the night? Suddenly, David has a lot more to worry about than pleasing his parents?like survival!
A Little Taste of France
'A little taste of France' brings the French food into your home kitchen - from classic dishes, bistro food, provincial fare to scrumptious pastries. Also, special features give a wonderful insight into how the French enjoy food and drink in their daily lives - the stories of breakfast, picnics, cheeses, chocolate, Champagne and wines, as well the 'café' lifestyle and fresh market produce will inspire you try some of recipes.