Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps, Third Edition

Crafting a Winning Personal Statement
Product Number: EB00685715
Released: Jun 20, 2017
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780399578700
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
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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

Author(s): Alan Gelb
Original Publish Date: Jun 20, 2017

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