Posts Tagged: Boarding School

Mar 12
Review: The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson

Review: The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson

I purchased The Name of the Star two years ago at a book event with Maureen Johnson and Stephanie Perkins.  This was very shortly after I started blogging and joined Twitter, and at the time of the event, all I knew about Johnson was that she was hilarious on Twitter.  She was even funnier in person, and I thought, “I cannot wait to read this woman’s books.”  And then this book, along with the sequel, which I also purchased at… Read more »


Mar 11
Review: Wicked Little Secrets by Kara Taylor

Review: Wicked Little Secrets by Kara Taylor

Prep School Confidential, the first book in this series and the first book by Kara Taylor, was such a fun and dark surprise.  Fun because of Anne, the unforgettable narrator, and dark because the cute cover gave no hints of the evil that awaited Anne at her new boarding school.  When her roommate, Isabella, was murdered, Anne made it her mission to unmask the murderer and those responsible for the resulting cover-up.  When Prep School Confidential ended, Anne had discovered… Read more »


Dec 01
Review: No Angel by Helen Keeble

Review: No Angel by Helen Keeble

No Angel does not take itself very seriously, and as a result, neither did I.  But that does not mean that I didn’t enjoy it, and I found myself succumbing to the silly humor, even as the non-stop twists continued to pile up.  Rafael Angelos is a simple guy in a unique position – he’s the only male student in a boarding school for girls.  As soon as he sets foot on campus, the girls are pounding down his door… Read more »


Jul 22
Prep School Confidential Blog Tour: Interview and Giveaway

Prep School Confidential Blog Tour: Interview and Giveaway

  I’m so excited to have Kara Taylor stop by the blog today to talk about her new book, Prep School Confidential.  I loved this book; it was darker than I expected, and the main character, Anne, epitomizes the kick-ass heroine.  And who doesn’t love a boarding school setting filled with rich kids, scandal, and…a murder.  Check out my interview with Kara, and see below for a giveaway of a finished copy of Prep School Confidential.  You can visit other… Read more »