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The Castle School (for troubled girls) / Alyssa Sheinmel.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Tamaqua Public Library.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pottsville District Libraries. (Show)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Tamaqua Public Library YA SHE (Text) 30TPL001880663 Young Adult Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781728220987
  • ISBN: 172822098X
  • Physical Description: 390 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Naperville, Illinois: Sourcebooks Fire, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Content warning. This book contains depictions of mental illness, including but not limited to addiction, anorexia, self-harm, and trichotillomania." -- page opposite verso.
Summary, etc.:
Paralyzed by grief, Moira feels punished when her parents send her to a therapeutic boarding school in Maine where she meets eleven other troubled girls and gradually begins to understand her parents' true intentions behind sending her there.
When Moira Dreyfuss's parents announce that they're sending her to an all-girls boarding school deep in the Maine woods, she knows her parents are punishing her. She's been too much trouble since her best friend, Nathan, died-- and for a while before that. Moira soon learn that they're not so isolated after all: there's another, very different, Castle School nearby-- filled with boys whose parents sent them away, too. Exploring the schools will force Moira to confront her overwhelming grief... and the real reasons her parents sent her away. -- adapted from jacket
Target Audience Note:
Ages 14. Sourcebooks Fire.
Grades 10-12. Sourcebooks Fire.
Subject: Grief > Juvenile fiction.
Boarding schools > Juvenile fiction.
Teenagers > Substance use > Juvenile fiction.
Self-mutilation > Juvenile fiction.
Compulsive hair pulling > Juvenile fiction.
Boarding school students > Juvenile fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Maine > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Fiction.

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