• Ghosts of Harvard by Francesca Serritella
• Good Girls Lie by J.T. Ellison
• Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
Dark academia books take place at a school that is most often prestigious, gothic, and/or exclusive.
Dark academia books are often liked for being thrilling, suspenseful, mysterious, dark, nostalgic, revealing, and even otherworldly.