Those Who Know; Know, is a commentary on the lesser-known day-to-day life in the Sri Lankan boarding school, Hillwood College, Kandy.
This, for the most part, details the factual account of the author Ione Edirisinhe’s entree into the school and how she cut her teeth on it.
The book captures the essence of hostel life and the rigorous order that goes with it. Ione delves into detail and we get a first-hand account of school life as it was.
This is a book for all ages – children of the next generation as well as those who have lived through the mid-1980s.
An engaging and captivating read...