10 stories from psychological thrillers set up on school campuses to dystopian?
10 stories ranging from psychological thrillers to dystopians set on school campuses. This is the perfect time to internet with a fascinating story in the world. If you like stories with boiling point and unexpected twists, you will want to see the dark education trend that explores the secrets in the world’s universities and boarding schools. There is something here for every reader who enjoys stories about what lurks in the shadows of academic life, from horror psychological thrillers to dystopian stories.
(01) My Dark Vanessa ( Kate Elizabeth Russe )
In 2000, Vanessa was a mature, intelligent fifteen-year-old girl who was attracted to an illicit relationship with her beautiful, manipulative English teacher, Jacob Strain. Seventeen years later, when another student of Strain comes forward to accuse him of sexual abuse, Vanessa is forced to face her past, considering the relationship is changing and the man she thinks is her first love. The novel’s dual timelines that evoke this thought reveal the issues of adolescence and the cultural changes associated with organization and acceptance.
(02) The Maidens ( Alex Mycelitis )
Therapist Mariana Andros believes Cambridge University professor Edward Fosca has killed his daughter-in-law’s friend. When another young woman is murdered, Mariana becomes obsessed with The Maidens and intends to prove Fosca’s guilt — with a single mind that threatens everything she loves, including her own life.
(03) Good Girls Lie ( J.D. Ellison )
Like most boarding schools for girls, a good school has a reputation for impeccable reputation and a firm code of honor. But rumors are circulating that one of the students is dead behind the walls of this elite company. Did she take her own life – or was it a very bad one?
(04) How We Fall Apart ( Katie Zhao )
This young adult thriller story shocked the murder of the elite school Sinclair Prep Jr. Jamie Ruan. An anonymous source called Procter uses the school’s social media app to link Jamie’s ex-best friend Nancy Luo with three other girls. Jamie knows the dark secrets of the four women – and Proctor knows everything about them. Now Nancy must find the real killer before her past secrets destroy her hopeful future.
(05) The Sea of Lost Girls ( Carol Goodman )
Tess has worked hard to escape from her past – she thinks she has succeeded. With her husband, she teaches at the prestigious boarding school in Howitt, where her 17-year-old son Rudy attends. But when Rudy’s girlfriend is killed, Tess’s family is placed in the center of the storm, and both her son and her husband are on the list of suspects. Now all she wants is to get the truth about Des Hauts before it is destroyed …
(06) The Institute ( Stephen King )
The Dark Academy canon would not be complete without a book by Stephen King. In the rural jungles of Maine, doctors and staff at The Institute study children with supernatural abilities. When intruders kill Luke Ellis’ parents and bring him to the institute, he meets other children like him – children with powers who want to control the company. Now Luke and his new friends have to work together if they want to escape.
(07) Ninth House ( Le Barduco )
In this dark atmospheric fantasy, Alex Stern survives a high school dropout and a mass murder. A mysterious philanthropist offers her a second chance at a life she could not have imagined – on a full scholarship to Yale University. She only needs to confirm her position to monitor the activities of Yale’s secret associations. Soon, Alex goes into a world of dark magic and dangerous secrets.
(08) Real Life ( Brandon Taylor )
The exciting arrival of this story of age Wallace is an introverted black graduate student at a Midwestern University. Motivated by self-defense he keeps distance even from his own friends. But by the end of the summer a tension on the surface begins. One weekend, Wallace encounters encounters with his peers and classmates that force him to face his past and future.
(09) The Fever ( Megan Abbott )
In this short story set in a quiet suburb, Deanie Nash’s best friend suffers from unexplained seizures during school. This phenomenon leads to rumors of an epidemic. Stimulates panic and accusations among students and adults. Families begin to unravel when hysteria threatens friendship, marriage, and the sense of security of an entire community.
(10) The Broken Girls ( Simon St. James )
Twenty years ago the sister of journalist Fiona Sheridan was killed. The body was found in the fields around Idlewild Hall, a dormant girls’ boarding school that had long been shrouded in mystery and rumors. As Idlewild begins to retrieve an anonymous user, Fiona begins her own investigation into her sister’s case – and discovers a shocking connection between the school’s past and her sister’s murder.