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Today's Question - Now that school’s back in session, we want to know: What’s your favorite school-set YA?
Jessica – HARRY POTTER, obvs, because Hogwarts. I mean, PEEVES, you guys. School doesn't get better than that.
Alexandra - I have to second Jessica and say HARRY POTTER. I love it more than any other school setting by quite a lot, or I would try a little harder to be original and come up with my own answer!
Jaime – ANNA AND THE FRENCH KISS by Stephanie Perkins. Really, what's better than boarding school in the City of Light? With St. Clair? Nothing, that's what.
Leigh - Ditto what Jaime said! ANNA AND THE FRENCH KISS. Paris, St. Clair, all of it = LOVE!
Copil - First series that came to mind was THE GALLAGHER GIRLS by Ally Carter. Yes, the school is actually a private academy where they train lethal spies so it's not your typical homeroom and lunch rooms. But in high school, if I had to choose one school to have a co-ed dance with, the Gallagher Academy would be it.
Alison - In the spirit of being different, I will say LOOKING FOR ALASKA by John Green, one of my all-time favorites. Also, I've noticed that our choices so far have been boarding school-ish set stories. Hmmm.
Katy – I love all of my fellow Operatives’ answers, but I have to go with JELLICOE ROAD by Melina Marchetta. Cool boarding school set in Australia + Jonah Griggs = Win
Your turn... What’s your favorite school-set YA?