Books That Get Boarding School Right

Oct 01, 2017 by Chuck Vance

If you liked the boarding school setting in Sneaking Out, check out these other books featuring boarding schools. Not all of them take place on campus the whole book, but when boarding schools show up, they get it right.

 

A Study In Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro

 

A Separate Peace by John Knowles 

 

Prep by Curtis Sittenfeld
 

Skippy Dies by Paul Murray

 

Looking For Alaska by John Green
 

And We Stay by Jenny Hubbard

 

The Starboard Sea by Amber Dermont

 

The Palace Thief by Ethan Canin

 

Old School by Tobias Wolff
 

& Sons by David Gilbert

 

Goodbye Mr. Chips by James Hilton
 

The Chocolate Money by Ashley Prentice Norton