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'Restless Virgins' explores sex subculture at exclusive prep school In one of the book's few descriptions of enlightenment, Brady cries as he. “Restless Virgins” is an account of that school year, as seen through the reviews, news and features in The New York Times Book Review. Elaina Richardson reviews Restless Virgins by Abigail Jones and Marissa Miley for O, The Oprah Magazine.

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Email Good morning, I'm Bob Oakes. A note to listeners, our next story contains explicit language about adolescent sexuality. Teens are watching it on TV, seeing it on the internet, and they hear it in the music they listen to. Sex is everywhere. But when it was revealed that a 15 year-old Massachusetts prep school student had sexual relations with as many as five of her classmates The sex scandal at Milton Academy opened many people's eyes to the reality of adolescent sexual behavior. JONES: we looked at each other and we said, do you remember this going on in high school?

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She knew she was head-turning, jaw-dropping, weak-in-your-knees hot. And she knew he noticed. For teenagers like Brady and Whitney, sex is a significant indicator of popularity.

Getting drunk and "hooking up" provide Brady with testosterone-fueled stories to share inside the locker room, making him the alpha dog. For Whitney, having sex with attractive, popular boys reinforces both her desirability and her spot atop the school's social order.

Restless Virgins: Love, Sex, and Survival at a New England Prep School by Abigail Jones

The authors also profile Reed, a jock with a conscience; Jillian, a feminist school newspaper editor and not a fan of Whitney's ; and a number of other students struggling to find their identities. In January , a scandal erupted that would define the year. After a female sophomore performed oral sex on five members of the boys' hockey team in a locker room, the news reached the ears of the administration, not to mention the front page of The Boston Globe.

The five players were expelled, and statutory rape charges were filed against three of them; they were later given probation. In one of the book's few descriptions of enlightenment, Brady cries as he realizes his five teammates have been expelled and could face jail.

Alas, such moral comprehension seems rare in an environment where parents and authorities find it easier to "leave those kids alone" than hold them accountable.

If the hypercompetitive, sexually charged social structure of Milton Academy is any indication, today's privileged kids are definitely not all right. More from Boston.

Virgins book restless

She also edits the school paper where she writes feminist articles about female repression and slut shaming. Similar to other pressure cooker boarding schools, Sutton Academy is a Boston-area prep school filled with Ivy League or other top tier colleges bound students, many already part of legacies.

On a normal class day lacrosse players judge the girls walking to class by holding up signs with numbers on them. At this party Emily rekindles her crush on lacrosse player Lucas Max Lloyd-Jones , a super sweetie who transferred to Sutton from Nebraska his junior year. He recently broke up with some popular elite.

‘Restless Virgins’ is based on a true scandalous story

He secretly continues to get to know her. Compared to the rest of the lax team, Lucas is ultra-sensitive.

Virgins book restless

Must be those mid-Western values. Vanessa Marano and Max Lloyd-Jones have the best chemistry. He wants to make a sex tape. They plan to get some girls to meet them in the athletic center.