Secret Lives (Darke Academy)
The first in a new series about an exclusive school with a terrible secret—you'll be dying to join the chosen FewThe Darke Academy is a school like no other. An elite establishment that moves to a new exotic city every term, its students are impossibly beautiful, sophisticated. and rich, and the... show more
The first in a new series about an exclusive school with a terrible secret—you'll be dying to join the chosen FewThe Darke Academy is a school like no other. An elite establishment that moves to a new exotic city every term, its students are impossibly beautiful, sophisticated. and rich, and the more the new scholarship girl Cassie Bell learns about the Academy, the more curious she becomes. What sinister secrets are guarded by the Few—the select group of students who keep outsiders away? Who is the dark stranger prowling the corridors at night? And what really happened a year earlier, when the last scholarship girl died in mysterious circumstances? Cassie quickly discovers that a little knowledge may be a dangerous thing, but knowing too much can be deadly.
Publish date: 2009-08-06
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Pages no: 288
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Urban Fantasy
, Paranormal Romance
, School Stories
, Boarding School
Cassandra (Cassie) Bell is a scholarship girl at the mysterious and elite Darke Academy. She can see that there is a dangerous undercurrent and dangerous elite in the school, she's wary of bullies but also realises that this school may be her only chance out of the bottom rung of society. It's an i...
The book starts of with a great start, where you really want to know more and more. Sadly.. the rest of the book is quite boring and has only a few good parts.I was also a bit disappointed at the ending, where we find out that they aren't technically vampires, but more people who got a spirit in th...
Just my luck to pick up such a book. Meh...
I think the best part of this book were the words I picked up including: - guff - comestible I mean, come on - guff?! I will officially be trying to slip that into every one of my conversations. NEW YEARS RESOLUTION PEOPLES!!Overall, this book was (on a scale of 'ugh' to 'squeal'): meh. For those of...
O.M.G ................ Its so different from any other book, I couldn't guess anything which was to come.. everything WAS new.. i swear this has never been done before. http://basicallybooks1994.blogspot.com/