The Ivies by Alexa Donne

The Ivies

Alexa Donne

fiction mystery thriller young adult dark mysterious tense fast-paced

320 pages | first published 2021


Readers of Karen M. McManus and Holly Jackson will want to enroll in this boarding school thriller about a group of prep school elites who would kill to get into the college of their dreams–literally. Everyone knows the Ivies: the most coveted...

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