We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks

The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks

  

by E. Lockhart

The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks Chapters 29-30 Summary

Bind it Tight With Sticking Plaster

  • Trish's boyfriend has keys to a bunch of the rooms in the school because he's an AVT guy and hooks up DVD players and stuff for the teachers. 
  • So Frankie begs Trish for the keys and Trish agrees. But she wants them back by Wednesday—no exceptions. 
  • Keys in hand, Frankie goes into the Founder's House and looks at the bronze map of the campus. Underneath the part of the map that shows the library, she finds a small leather-bound notebook. Jackpot!

History

  • The Disreputable History of the Loyal Order of the Basset Hounds goes back all the way to 1951 and is recorded until 1975. 
  • Frankie settles down and reads all about their exploits, including how her father actually smoked some weed in his days as a Basset. Fodder for later blackmail, perhaps? 
  • She also hungrily reads about all the great pranks that the Bassets used to pull, and marvels about their sense of togetherness.
  • And at the back of the notebook is a key that says Hazelton, sub-16. 
  • The mystery deepens.

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...

Advertisement