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Who Gets in and Why: A Year Inside College Admissions

This well-researched work is an invaluable tool for college-bound students and their families, guidance counselors, and college admissions personnel.

Bad Tourist: Misadventures in Love and Travel

Travelers who enjoy intrepid experiences, with strong language, will savor this book.

One in Five: How We’re Fighting for Our Dyslexic Kids in a System That’s Failing Them

Highly recommended for families with children with unique learning styles.

Higher Expectations: Can Colleges Teach Students What They Need To Know in the 21st Century?

Highly recommended for college faculty and administrators, and anyone interested in how college students can find meaning and purpose in life.

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100 Hikes of a Lifetime: The World’s Ultimate Scenic Trails

For novice and seasoned hikers alike.
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Learning by Heart: An Unconventional Education

Wagner writes with passion, and his curiosity, grit, and love of learning will inspire anyone interested in becoming a better teacher.
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50 Yale Admission Success Stories: And the Essays That Made Them Happen

Though the book is specific to Yale, it will entice students competing for admission at any highly selective college that requires writing samples and seeks well-rounded, intellectually curious students. Parents and academic advisers guiding students through the admissions process will also benefit from this work.

The Last Negroes at Harvard: The Class of 1963 and the 18 Young Men Who Changed Harvard Forever

Essential reading for those interested in civil rights, racial identity, and higher education.

Near the Exit: Travels with the Not-So-Grim Reaper

This book’s journey to spiritual places near and far is worth taking

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