"Part Dead Poet's Society. Part Heathers. Entirely addictive."
“Harrowing, enchanting, and utterly original.”
"A darkly comic romp...vivid and very enjoyable."
"Engages and provokes."
—The Boston Globe
"There is a relentless authenticity in her prose...Miller effectively places here characters in a vice and squeezes the truth out of them."
"A smoldering mystery set in a New England prep school... The author skillfully ratchets up the tension as Iris (and the reader) finds it harder and harder to tell who the good guys are... A gripping thrill ride that’s also a thoughtful coming-of-age story."
novel, a would-be journalist unearths scandalous secrets at her prep school with the help of a famous reporter’s ghost."
"A coming of age page-turner
"Hysterical and moving,The Year of the Gadfly
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for girls. This book is an imaginative delight."
—Gary Shteyngart, author ofSuper Sad True Love Story
"A dark, whirling, and compelling read.The Year of the Gadfly
is a hilarious and heartbreaking story about friendship, acceptance, and trust — the way our search for them shapes our youth and how that search can haunt us forever."
—Jennifer Close, author ofGirls in White Dresses
"This novel has so much going for it: the feisty, heartbroken heroine, the ghost of Edward R. ...