‘Muriel Spark’s most celebrated novel . . . This ruthlessly and destructively romantic school ma’am is one of the giants of post-war fiction’ Independent
‘A brilliantly psychological fugue’ Observer
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie is Muriel Spark’s most significant and celebrated novel, and remains as dazzling as when it was first published in 1961.
Miss Jean Brodie is a teacher unlike any other, proud and cultured, enigmatic and freethinking; a romantic, with progressive, sometimes shocking…