The Other Girl (Midvale Academy #2)
At a fancy New England prep school, Molly tries to break up her ex-boyfriend Gideon's new relationship with sexy classmate Pilar after Molly finds herself inside the head of Pilar, hearing her innermost thoughts.
The Other Girl is written by the author of Inside the Mind of Gideon Rayburn: A Midvale Academy Novel which is a prequel to The Other Girl. There was no need for me to read Inside the Mind of Gideon Rayburn as The Other Girl does no start off from a point in the previous book, its strait into a new chapter its self explanatory in its own way, but me being my own person couldn't resist the 1st in the pair as it is what sometimes gives you a better understandi...more
When last we left Molly, she’d started dating Gideon. (In the first book, she somehow got sucked into his mind on the first day of school and fell for him.) In this, things are going really well until he starts thinking about another girl while they’re making out. So she breaks up with him. On the plus side, she manages to get out of Gideon’s head…unfortunately, where she goes is inside the mind of the girl he has a crush on....more
The main character can read her boyfriend's mind, then she can read his new girlfriend's...and she can't figure out why. But there are numerous subplots that all make sense. It's very well-written and funny, though the ending is pretty bad. I liked reading about all the characters but never so much that I didn't want to read it when it switched to another character.
'The Other Girl' is much more intriguing and original than the first.
At first, I expected the antagonist to be portrayed as a manipulative shrew who is only going after Gideon because she wants to rub it in the protagonist's face but instead, Sarah Miller makes the reader like the other girl and see things from her point of view.
Plus, we weren't listening to Gi...more
I liked this book, maybe even better than the first if only because you're no longer trying to figure out WHO is inside Gideon's head but how and why.