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Author Read, Cornelia
Title The crazy school [ebook] / Cornelia Read
Publisher New York : Grand Central Pub., 2008
Edition 1st eBook ed
Descript 328 p. ; 24 cm
Tech Details Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 444 KB)
Note Title from eBook information screen
Summary Madeline Dare has finally escaped rust-belt Syracuse, New York, for the lush Berkshire Mountains in Massachusetts. After her husband's job offer falls through, Maddie signs on as a teacher at the Santangelo Academy, a boarding school for disturbed teenagers. Behind the academy's ornate gates, she discovers a disturbing realm where students and teachers alike must submit to the founder's bizarre therapeutic regimen. From day one, Maddie feels uneasy about smooth-talking Dr. Santangelo but when she questions his methods, she's appalled to find that her fellow teachers would rather turn on each other than stand up for themselves, much less protect the students in their care. A chilling event confirms Maddie's worst suspicions, then hints at an even darker secret history, one that twines through the academy's very heart. Cut off from the outside world, Maddie must join forces with a small band of the school's most violently rebellious students -- kids whose troubled grip on reality may well prove to be her only chance of salvation
Subject Women teachers -- Massachusetts -- Berkshire Hills -- Fiction
Boarding schools -- Massachusetts -- Berkshire Hills -- Fiction
Problem youth -- Massachusetts -- Berkshire Hills -- Fiction
Dare, Madeline (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Berkshire Hills (Mass.) -- Fiction
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Alt Author OverDrive, Inc
ISBN 9780446511100 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
0446511102 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)

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