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Sometimes that's cool, but in this case I don't think it would have been a bad thing if I was right.
The historical events portrayed were interesting enough, and written about in such a lovely way, that I did not mind at all that the pace was just a bit slow.
Unfortunately there were a few plot elements in The Academie that left me feeling a bit confused, and the end of the book was like HOLY WHAT.
The Académie was a great book. It was my second attempt to reading it, and I’m glad that I did. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Jump Into Books
This was a really neat book. I loved the glimpse into the lives of three prominent young women during Napolean Bonaparte's rise to power. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Kelli of I'd So Rather Be Reading
This is the second book I've read by Susanne Dunlap, and found it amazing!
Eliza was a good character in the sense that she progressively became... Read more
This is an excellent historical novel set in post-revolutionary France. Four young girls, Eliza Monroe, daughter of president James Monroe, Caroline Bonaparte, sister of Napoleon;... Read morePublished on November 30, 2012 by BeatleBangs1964
Having long been fascinated by Paris as a literary setting, I pounced upon the chance to read The Académie, as I enjoy both the particular point in history during which the... Read morePublished on October 18, 2012 by Amazon Customer
This review is directly from my blog "Justin's Book Blog"
I had really high hopes for The Academie, I love Historical Fiction especially if it's YA and based around... Read more
I love historical fiction and while I've never read anything else by this author, that fact alone was enough for me to want to read it. Read morePublished on August 22, 2012 by P. Eberhardt
Title: The Academie
Author: Susanne Dunlap
Chapters: 50 plus epilogue
Genre: Teen Historical fiction
Rating: 4 ½
Main... Read more
The Academie starts with a good historical premise. Three girls, all related to powerful historical figures, thrown together at a school for young women? Read morePublished on June 13, 2012 by Kris