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Book Review: The Exclusives by Rebecca Thornton

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The Exclusives by Rebecca Thornton
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher: twenty7


Summary:  1996. Freya Seymour and Josephine Grey are invincible - beautiful and brilliant, the two best friends are on the cusp of Oxbridge, and the success they always dreamed they'd share.

2014. Josephine hasn't heard from Freya for eighteen long and tortured years. And then Freya gets in touch, wanting to meet.

Beginning...

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Book Review: Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll

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Luckiest Girl AliveLuckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll
My rating: 3 of 5 stars
Publisher:  Simon & Schuster
Summary: HER PERFECT LIFE
IS A PERFECT LIE.

As a teenager at the prestigious Bradley School, Ani FaNelli endured a shocking, public humiliation that left her desperate to reinvent herself. Now, with a glamorous job, expensive wardrobe, and handsome blue blood fiancé, she’s this close to living the perfect life...

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Book Review: Academy Girls by Nora Carroll

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Academy GirlsAcademy Girls by Nora Carroll
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Summary: Jane Milton—divorced and deeply in debt—has reluctantly returned to the remote boarding school of her youth, this time to teach, but the long-buried secrets of her past will not be easy to escape.
During their senior year, Jane and her friends Kat and Lissa obsessed over their English teacher, Miss Pymstead, convinced of her involvement...

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Book Review: Bradstreet Gate by Robin Kirman

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Bradstreet Gate: A NovelBradstreet Gate: A Novel by Robin Kirman
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Summary:   Georgia, Charlie and Alice each arrive at Harvard with hopeful visions of what the future will hold. But when, just before graduation, a classmate is found murdered on campus, they find themselves facing a cruel and unanticipated new reality. Moreover, a charismatic professor who has loomed large in their lives is suspected...

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Book Review: Those Girls by Lauren Saft

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Those GirlsThose Girls by Lauren Saft
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Summary:   Junior year, the suburbs of Philadelphia. Alex, Mollie and Veronica are those girls: they're the best of friends and the party girls of the school. But how well does everybody know them--and really, how well do they know one another? Alex is secretly in love with the boy next door and has joined a band--without telling anyone. Mollie...

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