"'Dark Wood Manor. An independent boarding school for boys aged thirteen to eighteen. The school was originally founded in 1849. The 17th century manor house is surrounded by 612 acres of beautiful North Yorkshire countryside, most of it covered with magnificent woodland, perfect for outdoor activities such as hunting, survival skills and cross-country athletics.
The 400 students are separated into four houses: North, East, South and West. Each house resides in the wings of the manor house.
Dark Wood Manor provides a happy and healthy environment for both learning and making friendships...'" PJ looked up from the brochure and stared out of the windscreen ahead. He felt sick, not sure whether this was because he was so nervous about starting boarding school or just because he'd been reading in the back of the car as it travelled along windy country roads.
"It sounds amazing!" said his mother from the driver's seat "You're going to love it, PJ!"
The young boy fidgeted about in his se...