Oligarchy : a novel / Scarlett Thomas.

By: Thomas, Scarlett, 1972- [author.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Edinburgh : Canongate Books Ltd, 2019Copyright date: ©2019Description: 212 pages ; 24 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781786898029Subject(s): Oligarchy -- Fiction | Boarding schools -- Fiction | Single-sex classes (Education) -- Fiction | Boarding school students -- England -- Fiction | Peer pressure -- Fiction | Power (Social sciences) -- FictionDDC classification: 823.92 Summary: This is a novel about power, privilege and peer pressure. When Tash, daughter of a Russian oligarch, is sent to an English boarding school, she is new to the strange rituals of the girls there. Theirs is a world of strict pecking orders, eating disorders and Instagram angst. While she spends her time with the other girls at the lake and the stables, a hand-picked few are invited to join the Headmaster at his house for extra lessons. Then her friend Bianca mysteriously vanishes, and quickly the routines of her dorm-mates seem darker and more alien than ever before.
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This is a novel about power, privilege and peer pressure. When Tash, daughter of a Russian oligarch, is sent to an English boarding school, she is new to the strange rituals of the girls there. Theirs is a world of strict pecking orders, eating disorders and Instagram angst. While she spends her time with the other girls at the lake and the stables, a hand-picked few are invited to join the Headmaster at his house for extra lessons. Then her friend Bianca mysteriously vanishes, and quickly the routines of her dorm-mates seem darker and more alien than ever before.

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