Boarding School Books

A Listmania! list by Amazon Customer "The Bibliophile" (Washington, DC)
The list author says: "We all want people to see us as more than we are. Maybe that's why so many books involve boarding school--a specialized school allows us to be rich/smart/talented in a way we never saw ourselves before."
Princess Academy
1.  Princess Academy by Shannon Hale
The list author says:
  "In the small village of Mt. Eskel, ordinary girls leaning how to be a princesses in hope to marry the prince of Danland."
$7.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (299 customer reviews)

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, 10th Anniversary Edition
2.  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, 10th Anniversary Edition by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "Hogwarts teaches special children about the importance of friendship, the continuous battle between good and evil, and the exciting possibilities of the wizarding world."
$25.25   Used & New from: $1.43
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9,886 customer reviews) | 24 customer discussions

Alanna, The First Adventure: Song of the Lioness, Book 1
3.  Alanna, The First Adventure: Song of the Lioness, Book 1 by Tamora Pierce
The list author says:
  "Born a lady of the realm, Alanna disguises herself as a boy to learn the royal palace of Corus disguises herself as a boy to train as a knight."
$14.95
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (725 customer reviews)

See buying options
I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You (Gallagher Girls Book 1)
4.  I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You (Gallagher Girls Book 1) by Ally Carter
The list author says:
  "The Gallagher Academy has a long history of teaching talented girls the art of being a spy."
$7.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (275 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

See buying options
Curse of the Blue Tattoo: Being an Account of the Misadventures of Jacky Faber, Midshipman and Fine Lady (Bloody Jack Adventures Book 2)
5.  Curse of the Blue Tattoo: Being an Account of the Misadventures of Jacky Faber, Midshipman and Fine Lady (Bloody Jack Adventures Book 2) by L. A. Meyer
The list author says:
  "Only the Lawson Peabody School for Young Girls can turn a pirate into a lady."
$7.55
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (87 customer reviews)

See buying options
Oh. My. Gods.
6.  Oh. My. Gods. by Tera Lynn Childs
The list author says:
  "From ordinary to extraordinary, the Academy caters to the modern decedents of the Greek god."
$7.59
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (88 customer reviews)

See buying options
Anna and the French Kiss
7.  Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins
The list author says:
  "Attending boarding school in Paris means exploring the City of Lights, discovering foreign cinema and finding a boy to share a real French kiss with."
$5.81
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (756 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

See buying options
A Great and Terrible Beauty (The Gemma Doyle Trilogy Book 1)
8.  A Great and Terrible Beauty (The Gemma Doyle Trilogy Book 1) by Libba Bray
The list author says:
  "Gemma Doyle soon discovers there's more than meets the eye at the Spence Academy for Young Ladies."
$7.99
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (548 customer reviews) | 11 customer discussions

See buying options
Looking for Alaska
9.  Looking for Alaska by John Green
The list author says:
  "Miles Halter goes to Culver Creek Preparatory School hoping to find the Great Perhaps."
$2.80
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,929 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

See buying options
Inside the Mind of Gideon Rayburn
10.  Inside the Mind of Gideon Rayburn by Sarah Miller
The list author says:
  "Something unexpected is going on at Midvale Academy when a girl is able to see into the mind of one Gideon Rayburn."
$7.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

See buying options

More Actions

Discover more about this author
 See all of their Listmania! lists
Make your own list
 Create a Listmania! list
View your page on Amazon.com
 Go to Your Profile page

Customer Discussions about products in this list
Discussion Replies Latest Post
Is literature in a state of decay? 8 Nov 14, 2014
Question 0 Nov 12, 2014
How did the Dursleys get off the island? 9 Jul 19, 2014
is this book for 10-12 year olds?... 9 Jun 28, 2014
Would this book be appropriate for an adult? 8 Aug 16, 2013
Harry potter audio book 3 Aug 12, 2013
Illustrator's error page 143? 2 Jul 24, 2013
Age approriate? 21 Jun 20, 2013
Harry Potter and Witchcraft 6 Nov 21, 2012
Never Noticed Before 0 Aug 28, 2012
Missing Pages? 6 Apr 12, 2012
Pages Missing? 0 Jan 29, 2012
 
   

About this Listmania!

 

Author

Amazon Customer "The Bibliophile" (Washington, DC)
Last updated: 8/30/11
Report abuse
    

More Listmania!

 

Memorable Children's Books Memorable Children's Books

Memorable Children's Books: A list of 26 items by Penelope

DRC's Reading List 2010 DRC's Reading List 2010

DRC's Reading List 2010: A list of 19 items by Daniel R. Craig

Books Your Kids Will Love Books Your Kids Will Love

Books Your Kids Will Love: A list of 6 items by fastcars

James's Books (First and Second Grade) James's Books (First and Second Grade)

James's Books (First and Second Grade): A list of 12 items by D. Coleman

Favorite Young Adult Fantasy Series Favorite Young Adult Fantasy Series

Favorite Young Adult Fantasy Series: A list of 7 items by Escape Reading

   

More So You'd Like to...

 

Favorite Fantasy Novels
Favorite Fantasy Novels: A guide of 23 items by ShortyB

To Read Urban Fantasy & Paranormal Romance Books? To Read Urban Fantasy & Paranormal Romance Books?

To Read Urban Fantasy & Paranormal Romance Books?: A guide of 50 items by Steven

Here be items worth your TIME, MONEY and ENERGY! Here be items worth your TIME, MONEY and ENERGY!

Here be items worth your TIME, MONEY and ENERGY!: A guide of 30 items by Lee Carter Lewis

Final Books - After reading those, you can stop reading ...
Final Books - After reading those, you can stop reading ...: A guide of 29 items by Mathew Long

know how J K Rowling did it? know how J K Rowling did it?

know how J K Rowling did it?: A guide of 7 items by William Meikle "Willie"