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Is part of The Grimstones Asphyxia , 2012 series - author children's fiction (number 4 in series)
Issue Details: First known date: 2013... 2013 Music School
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'Hello, I'm Martha Grimstone, and at last I'm here in the big city attending the Queen's Music Academy, where so many famous musicians made their beginnings.

'I have my very own wing at Lady Sterling's manor, and I'm excited beyond words, for soon I'll learn how to use my music to turn back the storms that threaten my valley. I simply cannot wait for my teachers to show me all I need to know. But why won't they let me play my own compositions...?

'The Grimstones: Music School is a gothic fairytale about a new friend with the wrong name, a family of uncooperative bats, and what happens when a school of very great tradition encounters all the four seasons in one day.' (Publisher's blurb)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Crows Nest, North Sydney - Lane Cove area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: Allen and Unwin , 2013 .
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      Extent: 128p.
      Note/s:
      • Published December 2013
      ISBN: 9781743316252
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Grimstones Collection Asphyxia , Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2015 8348821 2015 selected work children's fiction children's fantasy

    'Hello, my name is Martha Grimstone. Shall I tell you my best secret? One day I'm going to be Lady Martha the Magnificent. I don't know what my special talent is, but I hope to find it any day now. I live in a grand old house in a valley full of rare and thirsty herbs, which my grandfather uses to heal and comfort people. If only he would let me into his apothecary so I could work on my very own spells.....The Grimstones Collection contains four gothic fairytales about a giant egg, a magical doll's house, a stubborn whirlwind, and a school of very great tradition... ' (Publication summary)

    Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2015

Works about this Work

Review : Music School Merle Morcom , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: Good Reading , February 2014; (p. 69)

— Review of Music School Asphyxia , 2013 single work children's fiction
Music School : The Grimstones Ann Harth , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: Buzz Words , December 2013;

— Review of Music School Asphyxia , 2013 single work children's fiction
Review : Music School Merle Morcom , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: Good Reading , February 2014; (p. 69)

— Review of Music School Asphyxia , 2013 single work children's fiction
Music School : The Grimstones Ann Harth , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: Buzz Words , December 2013;

— Review of Music School Asphyxia , 2013 single work children's fiction
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