The School For Dangerous Girls

3,55 valoración promedio
( 1.658 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780545035293: The School For Dangerous Girls

Girl, Interrupted . . . as written by V. C. Andrews.

Angela's parents think she's on the road to ruin because she's dating a "bad boy." After her behavior gets too much for them, they ship her off to Hidden Oak. Isolated and isolating, Hidden Oak promises to rehabilitate "dangerous girls." But as Angela gets drawn in further and further, she discovers that recovery is only on the agenda for the "better" girls. The other girls -- designated as "the purple thread" -- will instead be manipulated to become more and more dangerous . . . and more and more reliant on Hidden Oak's care.

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

About the Author:

Eliot Schrefer is the author of The Deadly Sister, The School for Dangerous Girls, Glamorous Disasters, and The New Kid. He lives in New York City, and has never discovered any bodies. Visit him online at www.eliotschrefer.com.

From School Library Journal:

Grade 7 Up—Angela Cardenas's parents have had enough of her irresponsible and difficult behavior and, as a last resort, they send the teen to the Hidden Oak School for Girls, a boarding school in rural Colorado. There the girls are divided into two streams, those who can be rehabilitated—the gold thread, and those who can't—the purple thread. Gold thread girls get schooling and etiquette class, whereas purple thread girls are imprisoned underground. They brutally self-govern, are subjected to mistreatment, and resort to violence to survive. Instead of allowing herself to be convinced that she deserves the punishment she receives, Angela decides to find a way to close the school permanently. A romance with the son of a teacher and the discovery of mysterious deaths from when Hidden Oak was a boys' prep school add suspense; however, the plot becomes too muddled, with some holes, and the tension comes too late. Angela's character is complex and full of contradictions, but all of the adult characters are either vicious or clueless. The extended detail used to establish conditions at Hidden Oak is disproportionate to the quick resolution. The struggle and eventual triumph of the bad girls over the evil teachers makes for an intriguing conflict that many teens will appreciate; however, some may find the easy ending a disappointment. For more discussion of nature vs. nurture, suggest Catherine Jinks's Evil Genius (Harcourt, 2007).—Amy J. Chow, The Brearley School, New York City
Copyright © Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Schrefer, Eliot
Editorial: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN 10: 0545035295 ISBN 13: 9780545035293
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 1
Librería
Ohmsoft LLC
(Lake Forest, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Scholastic Inc. Estado de conservación: New. Worldwide shipping. FREE fast shipping inside USA (express 2-day delivery also available). Tracking service included. Ships from United States of America. Nº de ref. de la librería 0545035295

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 14,71
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Schrefer, Eliot
Editorial: Scholastic Paperbacks (2010)
ISBN 10: 0545035295 ISBN 13: 9780545035293
Nuevos Mass Market Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Scholastic Paperbacks, 2010. Mass Market Paperback. Estado de conservación: Brand New. reprint edition. 341 pages. 8.50x5.50x0.75 inches. In Stock. Nº de ref. de la librería 0545035295

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 21,10
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,80
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Schrefer, Eliot
Editorial: Scholastic Inc. (2010)
ISBN 10: 0545035295 ISBN 13: 9780545035293
Nuevos Mass Market Paperback Cantidad: 2
Librería
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Scholastic Inc., 2010. Mass Market Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Never used!. Nº de ref. de la librería P110545035295

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 26,25
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 1,69
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Schrefer, Eliot
Editorial: Scholastic Inc. (2010)
ISBN 10: 0545035295 ISBN 13: 9780545035293
Nuevos Mass Market Paperback Cantidad: 2
Librería
Save With Sam
(North Miami, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Scholastic Inc., 2010. Mass Market Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New!. Nº de ref. de la librería VIB0545035295

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 26,25
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,55
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío