An orphan girl is sent away to a boarding school run by a martinet. A lonely boy fi nds a role model and mentor. A young adolescent helps his friend through a terrible sickness. A truant schoolboy meets the love of his life in a classroom. A treasure trove of heart-warming stories and choice excerpts from novels, Classic Tales for Children: School Stories will delight any reader who likes stories about friendship, loyalty and coming-of-age.