Kristen's Reviews > Tom Brown's Schooldays

Tom Brown's Schooldays by Thomas Hughes
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
10437664
's review
Jul 26, 2012

liked it
bookshelves: children-s-lit, books-i-ve-taught

It's good as far as Christianized boarding school stories go. I read it because it is considered to be the predecessor to Harry Potter. It was interesting to read for similarities to the Harry Potter series (headmaster as God, homosocial bonding/transference, school as true home, etc.)
flag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Tom Brown's Schooldays.
Sign In »

Reading Progress

Finished Reading
July 26, 2012 – Shelved
July 27, 2012 – Shelved as: children-s-lit
March 13, 2017 – Shelved as: books-i-ve-taught

No comments have been added yet.