K-Girls by Lydia Farrell
“K GIRLS”, is the first book in the Kylemore Abbey School series.
“BOARDING SCHOOL – who in their right mind would WANT to go to one?” Meet Alice Stone, an adventure-seeking twelve year old. She convinces her parents to let her go, and not just to any one. Alice wants to go to Kylemore Abbey School for Girls in Connemara. Alice gets more than she bargained for when she stumbles upon Ruth, who is delighted to meet Alice. But Ruth isn’t any ordinary student at Kylemore. So begins the mysterious bond between Ruth and Alice, as Alice settles in to boarding school in the bleak yet beautiful heart of Connemara. Alice soon discovers that becoming a true K-Girl is not so easy, even if you have a ghost for a friend.