Best Teen & Young Adult College Guides Books
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1. Princeton Review SAT Premium Prep, 2022: 9 Practice Tests + Review & Techniques + Online Tools (2021) (College Test Preparation)
Author: by The Princeton Review
THE ALL-IN-ONE SOLUTION FOR YOUR HIGHEST POSSIBLE SCORE-including 9 full-lenth practice tests (4 in the book and 5 online; the MOST in an all-inclusive guidebook on the market! For realistic prep, content reviews for all test sections, techniques for scoring success, and access to premium online extras.
Everything You Need to Know to Help Achieve a High Score. Comprehensive subject review for every section of the exam Valuable practice with complex reading comprehension passages and higher-level math problems Hands-on experience with all question types (multi-step problems, passage-based grammar questions, and more)Practice Your Way to Excellence.
9 full-length practice tests (4 in the book, 5 online) with detailed answer explanations Drills for each test section (Reading, Writing and Language, and Math) In-depth online score reports for all practice tests Techniques That Actually Work. Powerful tactics to help you avoid traps and beat the SAT Pacing tips to help you maximize your timeIncludes Access to Premium Online Exclusives: Videos to teach you SAT test-taking strategies and commonly tested topics Access to college and university rankings, college admissions advice, and financial aid tips Multi-week study guides Special SAT Insider section packed with helpful info on picking your perfect school and writing application essays that stand out
2. SAT Prep Black Book: The Most Effective SAT Strategies Ever Published
Author: by Mike Barrett
ACT Prep Books
Click the “look inside” feature above to browse the SAT Black Book and get a feel for how it approaches the SAT! Current SAT Prep for 2020, 2021, and beyondThe fully up-to-date SAT Prep Black Book, Second Edition gives you unique, effective SAT strategies from Mike Barrett, an SAT tutor with clients all over the globe who pay him hundreds of dollars an hour for phone tutoring.
In addition to extensive and effective training on every aspect of the SAT, the SAT Black Book gives you detailed, systematic, easy-to-follow walkthroughs for every question in 4 of the College Board’s official SAT Practice Tests. The Black Book is a must-have in your SAT preparation, whether you want tomake a perfect 1600 to apply to an Ivy,score a 450 in each section to claim a sports scholarship,or anything in between.
You can find the first 4 Practice SAT tests from the College Board for free on the College Board’s website, or in the “Blue Book,” which is the College Board’s Official SAT Study Guide, 2016 Edition or 2018 Edition-both editions contain the first 4 official SAT practice tests.
3. Princeton Review ACT Premium Prep, 2021: 8 Practice Tests + Content Review + Strategies (2021) (College Test Preparation)
Author: by The Princeton Review
SELECTED AS ONE OF CHICAGO TRIBUNE’S “BEST ALL-IN-ONE TEST PREP BOOKS! THIS BOOK IS A ONE-STOP SOLUTION FOR YOUR HIGHEST POSSIBLE ACT SCOREWITH THE MOST PRACTICE ON THE MARKET! Includes 8 full-length practice tests (4 in the book and 4 online) for realistic prep, content reviews for all test sections, techniques for scoring success, and premium online extras.PLUS!
Up to date information on the new ACT Online Testing option, superscores, section retesting, and more via your included online Student Tools. Techniques That Actually Work. Powerful tactics to help you avoid traps and beat the ACT Tips for pacing yourself and guessing logically Everything You Need to Know to Help Achieve a High Score.
Complete coverage of all test topics, including the reading and written portions Thorough review of the skills necessary to help you ace all five ACT sections Information on the ACT Online Testing option, superscores, and morePractice Your Way to Excellence.
8 full-length practice tests (4 in the book, 4 online) with detailed answer explanations Instant score reports for online tests and essay checklists to help you grade the writing testsAccess to Our Exclusive Premium Online Student Tools. Online practice exams to hone your test-taking techniques Video tutorials with expert advice from leading course instructors Customized multi-week study plans Exclusive access to college and university rankings College admissions and financial aid tips Special downloadable “College Admissions Insider” booklet packed with information about planning college visits, picking a perfect school, and writing standout essays
4. Princeton Review ACT Prep, 2021: 6 Practice Tests + Content Review + Strategies (2021) (College Test Preparation)
Author: by The Princeton Review
THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get all the prep you need to ace the ACT with 6 full-length practice tests (4 in the book and 2 online; the most on the market), thorough ACT topic reviews, and extra practice online.PLUS! Up to date information on the new ACT Online Testing option, superscores, section retesting, and more via your included online Student Tools.
Techniques That Actually Work. Powerful tactics to help you avoid traps and beat the ACT Tips for pacing yourself and guessing logically Everything You Need to Know to Help Achieve a High Score. Complete coverage of all test topics, including the reading and written portions Thorough review of the skills necessary to ace all five ACT sections Information on the ACT Online Testing option, superscores, and morePractice Your Way to Excellence.
6 full-length practice tests (4 in the book, 2 online) with detailed answer explanations Instant score reports for online tests and essay checklists to help you grade the writing tests
5. The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into in College (An Essential Survival Guide and Graduation Gift for First-Year College Students)
Author: by Harlan Cohen
For 10 years (and counting), The Naked Roommate has been the #1 go-to guide for your very best college experience! From sharing a bathroom with 40 strangers to sharing lecture notes, The Naked Roommate is your behind-the-scenes look at EVERYTHING you need to know about college (but never knew you needed to know).
This essential, fully updated edition is packed with real-life advice on everything from making friends to managing stress. Hilarious, outrageous, and telling stories from students on over 100 college campuses cover the basics, and then some, including topics on College Living: Dorm dos, don’ts, and dramas Finding People, Places, & Patience: Friend today, gone tomorrow Classes: To go or not to go?
Dating: The Rules for College Love The Party Scene: Sex, drugs, and safety first Money: Grants, loans, and loose changeIn college, there’s a surprise around every corner. Luckily, The Naked Roommate has you covered! This college survival guide is perfect if you are looking for 18th birthday gifts, or high school graduation gifts for him or for her.
6. The Ultimate Scholarship Book 2021: Billions of Dollars in Scholarships, Grants and Prizes
Author: by Gen Tanabe
Information on 1.5 million scholarships, grants, and prizes is easily accessible in this revised directory with more than 300 new listings that feature awards indexed by career goal, major, academics, public service, talent, athletics, religion, ethnicity, and more. Each entry contains all the necessary information for students and parents to complete the application process, including eligibility requirements, how to obtain an application, how to get more information about each award, sponsor website listings, award amounts, and key deadlines.
With scholarships for high school, college, graduate, and adult students, this guide also includes tips on how to conduct the most effective search, how to write a winning application, and how to avoid scams.
7. Princeton Review SAT Prep, 2022: 6 Practice Tests + Review & Techniques + Online Tools (2021) (College Test Preparation)
Author: by The Princeton Review
SUCCEED ON THE SAT WITH THE PRINCETON REVIEW! With 6 full-length practice tests (4 in the book and 2 online), in-depth reviews for all exam content, and strategies for scoring success, SAT Prep, 2022 covers every facet of this challenging and important test. Techniques That Actually Work.
Powerful tactics to help you avoid traps and beat the SAT Pacing tips to help you maximize your time Detailed examples showing how to employ each strategy to your advantage Everything You Need to Know to Help Achieve a High Score.
Comprehensive subject review for every section of the exam Valuable practice with complex reading comprehension passages and higher-level math problems Hands-on experience with all question types, including multi-step problems, passage-based grammar questions, and morePractice Your Way to Excellence. 6 full-length practice tests (4 in the book & 2 online) with detailed answer explanations Drills for each test section (Reading, Writing and Language, and Math) In-depth online score reports for all practice tests
8. College Essay Essentials: A Step-by-Step Guide to Writing a Successful College Admissions Essay
Author: by Ethan Sawyer
Sourcebooks (July 1, 2016)
Let the College Essay Guy take the stress out of writing your college admission essay. Packed with brainstorming activities, college personal statement samples and more, this book provides a clear, stress-free roadmap to writing your best admission essay. Writing a college admission essay doesn’t have to be stressful.
College counselor Ethan Sawyer (aka The College Essay Guy) will show you that there are only four (really, four! Types of college admission essays. And all you have to do to figure out which type is best for you is answer two simple questions:1.
Have you experienced significant challenges in your life?2. Do you know what you want to be or do in the future? With these questions providing the building blocks for your essay, Sawyer guides you through the rest of the process, from choosing a structure to revising your essay, and answers the big questions that have probably been keeping you up at night: How do I brag in a way that doesn’t sound like bragging?
9. Adulting 101: #Wisdom4Life (Hardcover) – A Complete Guide on Life Planning, Responsibility and Goal Setting, Perfect Gift for High School & College Graduation (Teenagers, Friends, Family, Graduates)
Author: by Josh Burnette
Adulting (verb) : To do grown-up things and have responsibilities, such as finding full-time employment, paying rent, or owning a car. Basic life skills go mostly untaught in classrooms, so graduates are on their own to figure out how to live successfully in the world.
Without any guidance, where do you start? Adulting 101 is a clever, practical, and timely guide to show how to: – Find a job and be wildly successful at work – Buy the items you need as an adult (apartment, car, insurance) – Set goals, prioritize, and get work done – Communicate professionally and effectively – Learn money management and how to save and invest wisely – Navigate personal and professional relationships – Avoid the common mistakes of being out on your own – And much, much more This book will give you what you need to succeed and make a real impact, inspiring you to change the world and be the person you were meant to be.
BOOK FEATURES: – Binding: Hardcover – Pages: 192 – Publisher: BroadStreet Publishing Group, LLC
10. Princeton Review SAT Prep, 2021: 5 Practice Tests + Review & Techniques + Online Tools (2021) (College Test Preparation)
Author: by The Princeton Review
Make sure you’re studying with the most up-to-date prep materials! Look for the newest edition of this title, The Princeton Review SAT Prep, 2022 (ISBN: 9780525570455, on-sale May 2021). Publisher’s Note: Products purchased from third-party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality or authenticity, and may not include access to online tests or materials included with the original product.
11. Goodnight Dorm Room: All the Advice I Wish I Got Before Going to College
Author: by Samuel Kaplan
Gift high school graduates with a bittersweet and humorous guide to college life featuring practival tips combined with funny, full color illustrations in this bestselling faux children’s book for soon-to-be freshmen. With over 30,000 copies in print, this heartwarming gift book for high school graduates is the perfect way to celebrate their achievement and launch them into their college experience with helpful, insightful advice for making the best of their new academic experience.
You’re off to collegeit’s gonna be life-changing! Follow this book’s advice to make it amazing! What to pack, what to leave behind Which classes to pick How TAs can save your brain Why flip flops are a must How often to change your sheets Where to make new friends How to balance class and fun And more!!!
12. Paying for College, 2021: Everything You Need to Maximize Financial Aid and Afford College (2021) (College Admissions Guides)
Author: by The Princeton Review
A SMARTER WAY TO PAY FOR COLLEGE. Take control of your financial aid experience with this essential guidethe only annual guidebook with line-by-line instructions for completing the FAFSA aid forms! Financing a college education is a daunting task no matter what your circumstances.
With line-by-line instructions for filling out the FAFSA and consumer-friendly advice to minimize college costs, Paying for College helps you take control of your experience and: Maximize your financial aid eligibility Learn how COVID-19 and the latest tax laws affect the financing of your college education Explore long- and short-term strategies to reduce college costs and avoid expensive mistakes Complete every question on the FAFSA and CSS Profile forms to your best advantage Compare aid offers and learn how to appeal them if necessary Plan strategically as a separated/divorced parent, blended family, or independent studentA first-rate guide through the financial aid maze.
Lynn Brenner, NewsdayCan save thousands in college bills.John Wasik, Forbes
13. The Naked Roommate: For Parents Only: Calling, Not Calling, Roommates, Relationships, Friends, Finances, and Everything Else That Really Matters when … Goes to College (Student Parenting Book)
Author: by Harlan Cohen
If your child is going off to college, there’s a surprise around every corner… But that doesn’t mean you can’t be prepared! The Naked Roommate: For Parents Only is a witty and wise survival guide for everything you need to know about the college experience.
Harlan Cohen, America’s most trusted college transition expert, delivers the best advice, facts, stats, tips, and stories from parents, students, and experts across the country to ensure that you and your child will have an incredible and meaningful college experience.
The Summer Before What, when, and how to prepare The emotional roller coaster and letting goCalling, Texting, and Facebooking New ways to keep in touch How much is too muchTo A or Not to B Professors, grades, and actually going to class When to step in (and when not to)Paying the Bills Financial aid tricks and tips Budgets, books, and the best campus jobsThe First Few Months Move-in, roommates, and homesickness What not to do when you’re missing themKeeping Them Safe Drinking, partying, and other things your kid might not be doing Knowing your campus support resources Get this freshman survival guide for yourself when you pick up these other helpful college guides: The Naked Roommate by Harlan Cohen The Fiske Guide to Colleges 2021 by Ted Fiske The Fiske Guide To Getting In To The Right College by Ted Fiske College Essay Essentials by Ethan Sawyer (The College Essay Guy) College Admission Essentials by Ethan Sawyer (The College Essay Guy)
14. Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps, Third Edition: Crafting a Winning Personal Statement (Complete Guide to College Application Essays)
Author: by Alan Gelb
Ten Speed Press
The definitive guide to writing an amazing essay and mastering the college applications process. 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, enabling applicants to craft a meaningful and polished college admissions essay.
Gelb teaches students to identify an engaging topic and use creative writing techniques to compose a vivid statement that will reflect their individuality. A consistent top-seller in the college prep category, Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Easy Steps has been revised to include extra information on supplemental and waitlist essays.
This much-needed handbook will help applicants win over the admissions dean, while preparing them to write better papers once they’ve been accepted. For more, visit the author’s website at www. Conquerthecollegeessay.Com.
15. A Teenager's Guide to Investing in the Stock Market: Invest Hard Now | Play Hard Later
Author: by Luke Villermin
Did you know that you can become a millionaire just by investing the money you make from delivering pizzas one night per week? In fact, any amount of money you invest in the stock market today will grow to a much larger sum laterthe key is starting now!
The average American waits until age thirty-one to begin saving and investing for retirement, and they end up 2. 5 million dollars poorer because of it. In A Teenager’s Guide to Investing in the Stock Market, early-investor Luke Villermin breaks down the Wall Street lingo, levels the playing field, and serves up seven chapters to help young investors obtain:Inspiration to start saving and investing for retirement todayConfidence in how the stock market operates and how to choose investmentsA step-by-step road map to opening an online account, purchasing stock, and putting money to workIf you start investing early enough, you only need to save and invest $125 per month to become a millionaire.
Buckle up for the most adult thing you have accomplished since you passed your driver’s ed test. There is so much to lose by not starting ASAP. If you invest hard now, you will truly be able to play hard later.