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Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps, Second Edition
Crafting a Winning Personal Statement
Written by Alan Gelb

Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps, Second Edition
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Category: Study Aids - College Entrance; Education - Higher; Language Arts - Composition & Creative Writing
Imprint: Ten Speed Press
Format: Trade Paperback
Pub Date: June 2013
Price: $11.99
Can. Price: $13.99
ISBN: 978-1-60774-366-8 (1-60774-366-3)
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A guide to crafting a meaningful and polished college admissions essay that gets students into the school of their dreams by expressing their unique personality, strengths, and goals.

Writing a memorable personal statement can seem like an overwhelming project for a young college applicant, but college essay coach Alan Gelb's organized and encouraging step-by-step instructions take the intimidation out of the process. Gelb teaches students to identify an engaging topic and use creative writing techniques to compose a vivid statement that will reflect their individuality. This much-needed handbook will help students win over the admissions dean, while preparing them to write better papers once they've been accepted.



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ALAN GELB is a college essay coach and professional writer whose clients include colleges and universities across the country. He is the author of The Complete Student, A Survival Guide for Students, and Most Likely to Succeed, among others. Visit www.conqueringthecollegeessay.com.





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