Books tagged: prep school

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The Preppy and the Trout
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,920. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in the glamorous resort town of Sun Valley/Ketchum, Idaho, the story revolves around a young, insecure, former lacrosse star who owns a fly-fishing shop, his demanding preppy wife, and a bungling older Ivy League man who’s recently moved west to escape his troubles by trout fishing.
Please Sir, There's A Snake In The Art Room
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Price: $1.65 USD. Words: 77,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
When bachelor Tom Thorne is appointed as Headmaster of a West London Prep School he has to contend with pushy parents and eccentric and rebellious teachers. Add in School Inspectors, Governors and dubious rugby referees and Tom soon realises that he will really have to be on his toes to survive. Close encounters with single mum Anita in the school darkroom – and elsewhere – develop.
Pretense for Murder
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Series: The Cartographer Universe, Book 4. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A dead girl, an empty phone booth where one shouldn’t be and a school full of suspects with too many unusual powers.Trust Vallon Drake to break the rules to take the investigation on—even when the cost of doing so might be her life.
A Harper's Education
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,950. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by WorldMaker Media. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
When innocent Laila Roberts transfers to the elite Harper’s Preparatory her senior year of high school, she is simply hoping the school's reputation will help her get into Yale. Surrounded by privileged youth, she quickly learns that the relationships of Harper's students and their future prospects are determined by wealth and family connections.
Waking the Witch
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,960. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by Soul's Road Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
What happens when four boys confess to the murder of a woman who died a hundred years ago…? Waking the Witch is an atmospheric gothic novel by new talent Dayle Ivy.
Amazed by her Grace, Book II
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Price: Free! Words: 117,440. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
For anyone who’s ever had a crush on a teacher comes the story of Tracy, a shy and abused teen from the projects who suddenly finds herself in a posh private school, and Grace, the revered and aloof coach who offers the girl a chance to join the school's inner circle of privileged athletes. What Tracy doesn't know about the beautiful Miss Grace is that not everything that glitters is gold.
Amazed by her Grace, Book III
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 92,200. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
For any teacher who’s ever had a student pet comes the story of Grace, the admired P.E. teacher and coach whose wall of fascinating aloofness and privacy begins to fall when she meets the shy, disarming, gifted student athlete Tracy. What the beautiful Miss Grace doesn't want Tracy to find out is that not everything that glitters in Grace's life is gold.
Ruhk's Rising
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Series: Phoenix Elite, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,120. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Phoenix Elite #2 Elora's days at Marlind Prep are anything but safe or boring. She receives news of her BFF's death not long after she disappears and is certain the Phoenix Elite are responsible. While searching for stability, Elora is stripped of her strength and sanity by the ancient Ruhk, Isaac, who continues to infiltrate her mind.
Jake Hehl Brooklyn Robins Pitcher And Catholic League Bowling Star
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Jake Hehl is an atypical biographical subject. He was a high school sports phenom. He excelled in baseball, basketball, and football at Brooklyn Prep. Hehl pitched one inning in major league baseball before being summoned for military duty in World War I. He pitched in the minor leagues from 1918-1926. He was a versatile athlete who became a star bowler in Brooklyn's 1940s Catholic Church Leagues.
The Hun's Plumbers (A Military School Experience)
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,620. Language: American English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
If you enjoyed the classic novel, THE CATCHER IN THE RYE, you should also like THE HUN'S PLUMBERS. These are mostly true stories from the heyday of military schools when parents of means thought they were doing everyone a favor by sending their adolescent sons to be raised by a military institution during those difficult teenage years. The perspective is from one of those cadets.