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Where You Go is Not Who You'll Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania

Frank Bruni

David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants

Malcolm Gladwell

Who Gets In and Why

Jeffrey Selingo

The Fiske Guide to Colleges

Edward Fiske

The Price You Pay for College: An Entirely New Road Map for the Biggest Financial Decision Your Family Will Ever Make

Ron Lieber

Colleges that Change Lives

Loren Pope

College Match: A Blueprint for Choosing the Best Schools for You

Steven Antonoff

Ruggs Recommendations on Colleges

Frederick Rugg

The Truth About College Admissions: A Family Guide to Getting In and Staying Together 

Brennan Barnard and Rick Clark

College Essay Essentials

Ethan Sawyer

College Admission Essentials: A Step-by- Step Guide to Showing Colleges Who You Are and What Matters to You

Ethan Sawyer

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Malcolm Gladwell - Revisionist History