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In an alternate England of 1851, spirited fourteen-year-old Sophronia is enrolled in a finishing school where, she is suprised to learn, lessons include not only the fine arts of dance, dress, and etiquette, but also diversion, deceit, and espionage.

Statementby Gail Carriger
SeriesFinishing school -- bk. the 1st
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.C23455 Eti 2013
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Pagination307 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25270039M
ISBN 139780316190084
LC Control Number2012005498

Etiquette & Espionage - much like the PP series, or Sorcery & Cecelia, and others of its kind - thrusts readers into a strange** world, very like ours and yet decidedly not, and then relies on an irrepressible but pragmatic narrator to guide the ship*** and draw readers along on a whisper of curiosity and charm/5.

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Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School Series Book 1) Certainly, they learn the fine arts of dance, dress, and etiquette, but they also learn to deal out death, diversion, and espionage--in the politest possible ways, of course.

Sophronia and her friends are in for a rousing first year's education. Length: /5(). Gail Carriger - Softcover - - #1 Finishing School. Call us: () Sign in. Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School #1) Fourteen-year-old Sophronia is the bane of her mother's existence.

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Sophronia is more interested in dismantling clocks and climbing trees than proper etiquette at tea--and god forbid anyone see her atrocious curtsy. Mrs. Temminnick is desperate for her daughter to become a proper lady.

~ Publishers Weekly, starred review (Etiquette & Espionage) “If spunky Lady Sybil from Downton Abbey happened onto a steampunk set, she might look a lot like Sophronia Angelina Temminnick Carriger delivers a grand mix of etiquette and espionage with a dash of humor and enough subterfuge to spring some surprises.”.

The Finishing School Series is set in the same world as The Parasol Protectorate series, only 25 years earlier, and features a finishing academy located in a giant caterpillar-like dirigible floating over Dartmoor. Book 1. Etiquette & Espionage. by Gail : Gail Carriger.

Her series of young adult’s books “finishing school” was launched with etiquette espionage in February of just like the parasol protectorate books this book is also set in alternate history version of the famous Victorian of England.

During this period werewolves and vampires were regarded as part of the society. The Paperback of the Etiquette Etiquette & espionage book Espionage (Finishing School Series #1) by Gail Carriger at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 Etiquette & espionage book Brand: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers.

ETIQUETTE & ESPIONAGE is a delightful first book in a promising new YA series by Gail Carriger, author of the fantastic Parasol Protectorate series for adults. Here, Carriger does everything right. Just like her other steampunk novels, Etiquette & Espionage is a fabulous story filled with wit, uproarious dialogue, 5/5.

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Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carrier is an amazingly, hilarious book about a 14 year old girl named Sophronia who is just that type of person. Her mother is not proud at all of what she has created.

Her mother is not proud at all of what she has created. Etiquette & Espionage was a lot of fun to read. Apparently this is a spin-off from Gail Carrieger’s popular adult series, The Parasol Protectorate. Etiquette & Espionage is definitely young adult.

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In the beginning of the story there is a really funny scene that had me realize these books are intended to be a fun and funny story. Free download or read online Etiquette & Espionage pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Gail Carriger. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this young adult, science fiction story are Sophronia Temminnick, /5.

Buy a cheap copy of Etiquette & Espionage book by Gail Carriger. It's one thing to learn to curtsy properly. It's quite another to learn to curtsy and throw a knife at the same time.

Welcome to Finishing en-year-old Free shipping over $/5(1). Etiquette & Espionage is an almost prequel to Gail Carriger's other books & the appearances of some of the characters from that series - in much younger incarnations - is a lot of fun and perhaps the easiest to explain part of what I liked about the.

ETIQUETTE & ESPIONAGE. From the "Finishing School" series, Sophronia learns the principles of fundamental espionage, discovering the academy’s own secrets along the way. She assembles a lovable gang of misfits (an engine-room “sootie” and urchin mechanical whiz, a student from the nearby evil-genius academy and a steam-powered dog.

Certainly, they learn the fine arts of dance, dress, and etiquette, but they also learn to deal out death, diversion, and espionage--in the politest possible ways, of course.

Sophronia and her friends are in for a rousing first year's education. Etiquette & Espionage Gail Carriger. Little, Brown, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author which is set in the world of her Parasol Protectorate books.

Etiquette & Espionage. Gail Carriger. 97 Ratings dress, and etiquette, but they also learn to deal out death, diversion, and espionage--in the politest possible ways, of course. Sophronia and her friends are in for a rousing first year's education. Gail Carriger approaches her YA as an adult book and successfully writes some /5(97).

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Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Etiquette & Espionage/5(). Finishing School Book the First: Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger Sophronia is more interested in dismantling clocks and climbing trees than proper etiquette at tea--and god forbid.

The first book of the Finishing School by the New York Times Bestselling author Gail Carriger, Etiquette and Espionage is a charming and funny novel set in the Victorian era. She’d much rather disassemble the robot butler than learn etiquette, but well-brought-up young ladies in British society must have impeccable manners.

How else to distinguish persons of quality from vampires, werewolves, and other beings of lower social class. Tumbling out of the dumbwaiter covered with pudding was perhaps not the best way to meet the finishing school.

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. Etiquette & Espionage (Book): Carriger, Gail: In an alternate England ofspirited fourteen-year-old Sophronia is enrolled in a finishing school where, she is suprised to learn, lessons include not only the fine arts of dance, dress, and etiquette, but also diversion, deceit, and espionage.

Etiquette and Espionage, the first book in the Finishing School series which features Sophronia, a fourteen year old girl who has a penchant for climbing trees and dismantling mechanical objects. Her mother, at her wits ends, decides to enrol her in finishing school. Etiquette & Espionage (Book): Carriger, Gail: In an alternate England ofspirited fourteen-year-old Sophronia is enrolled in a finishing school where, she is suprised to learn, lessons include not only the fine arts of dance, dress, and etiquette, but also diversion, deceit, and espionage.

Etiquette and Espionage Book Summary and Study Guide. Gail Carriger Booklist Gail Carriger Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Etiquette and Espionage; Sophronia Temminick is undeniably and unattractively inquisitive for an aspiring lady, and is sent of to a finishing school with a most exciting and distinctly unfinished outcome.Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger • Book 1 of the Finishing School Series.

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