Sixteen-year-old Bianca Monroe has inherited a deadly curse. Determined to break free before it kills her, she enrolls in the respected school to confront the cunning witch who cast the curse: Miss Mabel. Bianca finds herself faced with dark magic she didn't expect, with lessons more dangerous than she could have ever imagined. Will Bianca have the courage to save herself from the curse, or will Miss Mabel's sinister plan be too powerful?
Elizabeth Allen is spoilt and selfish. When's she's sent away to boarding school she makes up her mind to be the naughtiest pupil there's ever been! But Elizabeth soon finds out that being bad isn't as simple as it seems.
Amanda is in her room fuming, feeling like she doesn't have a life of her own. Up in the attic, an alien monster and its slimy tentacles are ready to make a move on her. The monster has watched her grow up, and now as she sits on her bed lonely and ovulating, it slithers in, preparing to brutally inseminate her.
"Doesn't make a heck of a lot of sense"
Alvin Ho is an Asian-American second grader who is afraid of everything; elevators, tunnels, girls, and, most of all, school. He's so afraid of school that, while he's there, he never, ever, says a word. But at home he's a very loud superhero named Firecracker Man, a brother to Calvin and Anibelly, and a gentleman-in-training, so he can be just like his dad.
"DELIGHTFUL LISTENING FOR KIDS GRADES K-5"
When feisty Edie is sent to a remote school to spy on fragile Anastasia, she never imagines that they'll become best friends instead - and discover an ominous plot that puts both their lives in danger!
Welcome to New York City's Upper East Side, where my friends and I all live in huge, fabulous apartments and go to exclusive single-sex private schools. We aren't always the nicest people in the world, but we make up for it in looks and taste.
"Cute Book, Bad Narrator"
Matt Donaghy has always been a Big Mouth. But it's never gotten him in trouble, until the day Matt is accused of threatening to blow up Rocky River High School.
Ursula Riggs has always been an Ugly Girl. A loner with fierce, staring eyes, Ursula has no time for petty high school stuff like friends and dating, or at least that's what she tells herself. Ursula is content with minding her own business. And she doesn't even really know Matt Donaghy.
"Prose that grabs you"
Alice cheats, and Professor Jones finds out. Now, she has a simple choice. She either gets expelled and moves back home after only six months at college or…she does anything the professor wants. Professor Jones wants Alice to dress in a skimpy, sexy outfit and show up at his house, and that has this barely legal school girl worried. She's a virgin and she wants to stay a virgin. Faced with expulsion, though, she shows up.
The CliffsNotes study guide on Jacobs' Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl supplements the original literary work, giving you background information about the author, an introduction to the work, a graphical character map, critical commentaries, expanded glossaries, and a comprehensive index, all for you to use as an educational tool that will allow you to better understand the work. CliffsNotes Review tests your comprehension of the original text and reinforces learning with questions and answers, and more.
"Good, not great."
A professor shows a colleague a painting that he has kept secret for decades. The professor swears it is a Vermeer - but why has he hidden this important work for so long? The reasons unfold in a series of stories that trace ownership of the painting back to World War II and Amsterdam, and still further back to the moment of the work's inspiration.
Starting group counseling may seem like an insurmountable task, but Dr. Nick Minardi makes it easy to be successful.
Fanboy has never had it good, but lately his sophomore year is turning out to be its own special hell. The bullies have made him their favorite target, and his best (and only) friend seems headed for the dark side (sports and popularity). But then fanboy meets Kyra, a.k.a. Goth Girl, he finds an outrageous, cynical friend who shares his love of comics as well as his hatred for jocks and bullies.
"Got it for my daughter, like it myself"
At the convention, Sylvia is getting plenty of notice for her sexy anime schoolgirl outfit, but she has eyes for another sexy schoolgirl, the lovely Kendra. Kendra knows her way around a convention, and she also knows her way around cosplay. Before long, she has Sylvia right where she wants her - in the bathroom and ready to be dominated!
Paige is excited about spending some time with her friend Olivia. Ever since she was in junior high, Olivia has looked out for her, really helping her to come into her own. Now that Paige is eighteen and a recent college graduate, she especially appreciates that Olivia is there to help her get ready for adulthood. When a trip to the mall ends up in a lingerie store, she's shocked and more than a little embarrassed when Olivia picks out a naughty schoolgirl outfit for her.
It's February and most cities are a cold, grey wasteland. But not New York. At least, not my New York. Our college applications are in and it's time to blow off some steam. Best of all, Fashion Week is just around the corner, giving us plenty of opportunities to get dressed up and go completely wild. And just think: the later you stay out, the quicker the days will blur by. See you out there!
In this, the second installment of best-selling author Amber Grayson Vayle's The Sinner in Me series, the sweet, innocent Chastity is lured into her first sexual encounter with a man.
"Chibok Schoolgirl Kidnapped by Boko Haram Is Found in Northeast Nigeria" is from the May 18, 2016 World section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Drew Hinshaw and Gbenga Akingbule and narrated by Alexander Quincy.
"Chibok Schoolgirl Abducted and Held by Boko Haram Found after Two Years" is from the May 18, 2016 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Brian Murphy and narrated by Sam Scholl.
Laura Sanders went to Catholic school when she was young and it was a war zone, performed live at Go Bananas on January 30, 2015.
Angela Brazil wrote school stories for girls throughout the first half of the 20th century. She was the first author to relate this experience from the girls' perspective, offering a more sympathetic and intimate view of school life. Funny, touching, and wonderfully "jollyhockey sticks", The Nicest Girl in the School remains one of the most popular of her stories. It features Patty Hirst and her cousin Muriel, and tells of their turbulent times together at Morton Priory.
"Recording a little jumbled--one scene out of order"