[Ebook] Goodbye, Ms. Chips (Ellie Haskell Mystery, #12) By Dorothy Cannell – Loufanet.info

Goodbye, Ms. Chips (Ellie Haskell Mystery, #12) Ellie Haskell Is Invited Back To Her Old Boarding School, St Roberta S By Her Friend Dorcas, Who Became Games Mistress When Ms Chips Retired Headmistress Mrs Battle Asks Who Has Stolen The Loverly Sports Trophy An Apparent Schoolgirl Prank Soon Gives Way To Murder, And Ellie Can Now Be The Star Pupil. I have read other books in this series, and found them somewhat enjoyable But no matter how hard I tried, I could not get into this one By the time I got to 2 3rds of the way through, I could care less what hap 2.5 stars I really wanted to like this bookthan I did It takes place at a girl s boarding school in England, something that has always interested me The protagonist, Ellie, returns to her alma mater to discover who has stolen the lacrosse loving cup At this point I was less interested as I am not sure what lacrosse really is but I stuck with it Ellie is apparently an interior designer but dabbles in detection She does not have fond memories of her time at the school but comes to confr 2.5 stars I really wanted to like this bookthan I did It takes place at a girl s boarding school in England, something that has always interested me The protagonist, Ellie, returns to her alma mater to discover who has stolen the lacrosse loving cup At this point I was less interested as I am not sure what lacrosse really is but I stuck with it Ellie is apparently an interior designer but dabbles in detection She does not have fond memories of her time at the school but comes to confront her demons All the makings of a good story Unfortunately it was not It was slow I figured out who did the deed rapidly I knew who committed the murder before the murder actually happened which just tells you how obvious it was There is a character, Mrs Malloy, who is Ellie s housekeeper advisor partner who is completely annoying I could tell that the author thought she was great but she s not Even worse, when Mrs Malloy wasn t around, Ellie talked to her in her he I really wanted to like this book It had a good premise and it had great characters But it was so slooooow moving I skipped a lot of pages I even fell asleep twice However, the ending, was pretty good I liked the women making fun of Roseanne or Roxanne or whatever her name was Boy, was she grouchy I like Murder at a Boarding SchoolEllie Haskell s alma mater, Sr Roberta s, has a problem A silver lacrosse trophy, the Loverly Cup, has been stolen The timing is particularly bad because Ms Chips, the beloved games mistress, has retired and Dorcas Critchley, Ellie s friend, has taken the position Unfortunately, her lacrosse season w

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