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The Secret History The Secret History (Paperback)
by (shelved 1374 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.10 — 362,520 ratings — published 1992
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If We Were Villains If We Were Villains (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1252 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.13 — 38,093 ratings — published 2017
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Ninth House (Alex Stern #1) Ninth House (Alex Stern #1)
by (shelved 944 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.04 — 128,077 ratings — published 2019
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The Picture of Dorian Gray The Picture of Dorian Gray (Paperback)
by (shelved 497 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.09 — 1,061,804 ratings — published 1890
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Vicious (Villains, #1) Vicious (Villains, #1)
by (shelved 482 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.20 — 127,521 ratings — published 2013
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Bunny Bunny (Hardcover)
by (shelved 431 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.52 — 25,684 ratings — published 2019
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Truly Devious (Truly Devious, #1) Truly Devious (Truly Devious, #1)
by (shelved 377 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.02 — 67,232 ratings — published 2018
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Catherine House Catherine House (Hardcover)
by (shelved 374 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.11 — 14,745 ratings — published 2020
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A Deadly Education (The Scholomance, #1) A Deadly Education (The Scholomance, #1)
by (shelved 326 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.03 — 45,749 ratings — published 2020
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Dead Poets Society Dead Poets Society (Paperback)
by (shelved 317 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.21 — 52,465 ratings — published 1988
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Black Chalk Black Chalk (Paperback)
by (shelved 297 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.22 — 9,087 ratings — published 2013
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The Lake of Dead Languages The Lake of Dead Languages (Paperback)
by (shelved 274 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.80 — 12,422 ratings — published 2002
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The Goldfinch The Goldfinch (Hardcover)
by (shelved 270 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.92 — 770,795 ratings — published 2013
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The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle, #1) The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle, #1)
by (shelved 265 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.04 — 302,707 ratings — published 2012
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A Lesson in Vengeance A Lesson in Vengeance (Hardcover)
by (shelved 245 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.22 — 160 ratings — published 2021
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These Violent Delights These Violent Delights (Hardcover)
by (shelved 232 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.89 — 2,236 ratings — published 2020
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Frankenstein: The 1818 Text Frankenstein: The 1818 Text (Paperback)
by (shelved 232 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.82 — 1,240,952 ratings — published 1818
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The Maidens The Maidens (Hardcover)
by (shelved 210 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.79 — 12,043 ratings — published 2021
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Special Topics in Calamity Physics Special Topics in Calamity Physics (Hardcover)
by (shelved 206 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.70 — 45,631 ratings — published 2006
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People Like Us People Like Us (Hardcover)
by (shelved 190 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.54 — 11,054 ratings — published 2018
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The Lessons The Lessons (Paperback)
by (shelved 183 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.64 — 1,907 ratings — published 2011
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Never Let Me Go Never Let Me Go (Paperback)
by (shelved 171 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.83 — 521,730 ratings — published 2005
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Plain Bad Heroines Plain Bad Heroines (Hardcover)
by (shelved 166 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.67 — 8,946 ratings — published 2020
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The Likeness (Dublin Murder Squad, #2) The Likeness (Dublin Murder Squad, #2)
by (shelved 165 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.05 — 139,846 ratings — published 2008
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A Separate Peace A Separate Peace (Paperback)
by (shelved 157 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.58 — 196,651 ratings — published 1959
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Jane Eyre Jane Eyre (Paperback)
by (shelved 145 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.13 — 1,726,570 ratings — published 1846
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Brideshead Revisited Brideshead Revisited (Paperback)
by (shelved 145 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.00 — 96,851 ratings — published 1945
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The Furies The Furies (Hardcover)
by (shelved 144 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.04 — 3,270 ratings — published 2019
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Vita Nostra (Vita Nostra, #1) Vita Nostra (Vita Nostra, #1)
by (shelved 142 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.08 — 7,729 ratings — published 2007
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The Atlas Six (The Atlas, #1) The Atlas Six (The Atlas, #1)
by (shelved 142 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.35 — 2,448 ratings — published 2020
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Wilder Girls Wilder Girls (Hardcover)
by (shelved 139 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.53 — 47,199 ratings — published 2019
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Sleepwalking Sleepwalking (Paperback)
by (shelved 136 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.48 — 1,869 ratings — published 1982
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Wuthering Heights Wuthering Heights (Paperback)
by (shelved 131 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.87 — 1,434,267 ratings — published 1847
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Ace of Spades Ace of Spades (Paperback)
by (shelved 130 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.44 — 2,787 ratings — published 2021
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The Basic Eight The Basic Eight (Paperback)
by (shelved 128 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.79 — 6,569 ratings — published 1999
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Dracula Dracula (Paperback)
by (shelved 121 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.00 — 1,007,093 ratings — published 1897
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The Bellwether Revivals The Bellwether Revivals (Hardcover)
by (shelved 117 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.59 — 3,049 ratings — published 2012
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The Truants The Truants (Hardcover)
by (shelved 116 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.40 — 6,656 ratings — published 2019
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The Vanishing Stair (Truly Devious, #2) The Vanishing Stair (Truly Devious, #2)
by (shelved 110 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.23 — 42,338 ratings — published 2019
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A Little Life A Little Life (Hardcover)
by (shelved 99 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.31 — 263,762 ratings — published 2015
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My Dark Vanessa My Dark Vanessa (Hardcover)
by (shelved 98 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.05 — 140,037 ratings — published 2020
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Maurice Maurice (Paperback)
by (shelved 98 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.05 — 30,939 ratings — published 1971
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The Secret Place (Dublin Murder Squad, #5) The Secret Place (Dublin Murder Squad, #5)
by (shelved 98 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.86 — 68,785 ratings — published 2014
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How We Fall Apart (How We Fall Apart, #1) How We Fall Apart (How We Fall Apart, #1)
by (shelved 93 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.97 — 91 ratings — published 2021
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The Starless Sea The Starless Sea (Hardcover)
by (shelved 90 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.84 — 122,184 ratings — published 2019
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A Discovery of Witches (All Souls Trilogy, #1) A Discovery of Witches (All Souls Trilogy, #1)
by (shelved 86 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.00 — 412,154 ratings — published 2011
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The Hand on the Wall (Truly Devious, #3) The Hand on the Wall (Truly Devious, #3)
by (shelved 85 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.19 — 34,201 ratings — published 2020
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The Song of Achilles The Song of Achilles (Hardcover)
by (shelved 85 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 4.40 — 379,407 ratings — published 2011
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Gentlemen and Players Gentlemen and Players (Hardcover)
by (shelved 85 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.92 — 15,036 ratings — published 2005
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The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks (Hardcover)
by (shelved 83 times as dark-academia)
avg rating 3.80 — 49,440 ratings — published 2008
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Naomi Novik
“You have to ration sympathy and grief in here the way you ration school supplies.”
Naomi Novik, A Deadly Education

Oscar Wilde
“He is all my art to me now.”
Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray

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