Tales from school is a collection of two stories: The
Revenge and The Sick Thief. The two stories have students as their central characters. They exemplify different student escapades and dwell majorly on varied juvenile delinquencies with their attendant repercussions.
The themes include revenge, theft, youthful exuberance, violence, mostly nefarious activities in which secondary school students, especially boarders, engage.
Both stories teach moral lessons and aim to correct the a fore-mentioned bad habits prevalent among young students.