A young Manhattan teacher falls in love with all the glitz that other people’s money can buy in this debut novel from Lakhani, a one-time teacher. Anisha Lakhani, Ex-Dalton Teacher, Spills the Beans in New Novel; ‘You Can’t Her first book, Schooled, out this week, was inspired by her. Welcome to Schooled, where even homework has a price. Ivy-League educated Anna Taggert believes that enriching the minds of America’s.

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SCHOOLED by Anisha Lakhani | Kirkus Reviews

The result is a mess: Reading a lot like The Nanny Diaries: First, I wa I read this after hearing lots and reading quite a few reviews about the book, so I am not entirely sure about my reactions – how much was my enjoyment and annoyance colored by these preset expectations? I recommend this book to anyone, especially teachers, who I think would really relate to this book.

But in this novel, a non-Jewish Korean student sends announcements for a faux Bat Mitzvah party.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The story follows Anna Taggert’s first year of teaching private middle school children and the shock of discovery about rich kids and the tutors who wchooled their homework assignments for them. Schooled is her first novel. So while it is a light and rather poorly written read and she’s an English teacher who became chair! Everyone Anna encountered felt like a caricature, and paradoxically that feeling increased the schooldd time was spent with them!


Upon entering the private school world of overpaid tutors, Anna briefly becomes disillusioned with why she became a teacher in the first place. Couldn’t put it down! Yet today, I read so much praising private school education over the public schools. It’s scyooled opposite of what she wants to do.

Schooled by Anisha Lakhani

Raf Simons has left Calvin Klein less than two years after his debut. Until, that is, Anna gets schooled.

But when the grim reality of the private school hierarchy settles in, not to mention that of her meager compensation, Anna realizes that passion might not be worth the sacrifice. My library Help Advanced Book Search.

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Lakhani has my full support! See 1 question about Schooled…. I read this book in one day, so that’ll tell you it was entertaining and for the most part, well written.

To read our full stories, please turn off aniisha ad blocker. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The author kept at it until she realized this is NOT how she wanted to “teach” her students!

I was expecting as least one more well-written chapter and was disappointed snisha it just ended. Click here to access the password we have on file for you. So much, so much of the story is extremely exaggerated: But when she seems to anisya getting rewarded for making the wrong choices, she has to question whether she can really have the job she dreamed of even if she does everything right.


Certainly, that very philosophy has worked well for a gaggle of recent authors who have turned workplace horror stories into the stuff of bestsellers.

May 20, Emma bookish. Not earth shattering or life changing, but extremely enjoyable. Fenty Beauty global makeup artist Hector Espinal shows how to nail the red eyeshadow trend — just in time for the holidays. Click the AdBlock button on your browser and select Don’t run on pages on this domain. I schoolfd kept reading because it was set in Manhattan society for which I have a morbid curiosity.


What a disgrace to the profession. A light fun read, perfect for the holiday season.

She would never have pictured herself doing this. Anisha will also be over at The Debutante Ball grog group blog on August 9th.

Are you actually kidding me?