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Essays That Will Get You Into College

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FOUR STEPS TO SUCCESS—

  • Assess your reading audience and determine what they\'re looking for
  • Avoid topics and ideas they\'ve seen too many times
  • Gather your material and identify your theme
  • Write your first draft, and then revise and edit it until it\'s perfect

    Read the model essays in this book and get ideas and direction for the winning essay that you too can write. Each was written by a successful Ivy League college applicant. Many essays come with critical comments that point out their strengths and weaknesses. You\'ll also find practical advice from student who have been accepted by several of the nation\'s most competitive college—what they did right, how many rewrites they needed, where they looked for outside help, and much more. Open this book and get started on your rewarding journey to the college of your choice.

    The authors of this book work for IvyEssays, and Internet-based company that offers editing and consulting services to prospective college and graduate school students.'

  • Synopsis:

    Updated with much new material, this book presents approximately 50 model college admission essays that will inspire students who must prepare original essays of their own as part of today's college entrance process. Students will also find extensive advice on the do's and don'ts for writing a successful essay plus instruction on the process of organizing ideas, writing a rough draft, then re-writing a final finished essay for presentation. The book's model essays come from successful Ivy League college applicants, and each is supplemented with critical comments pointing out its strengths and weaknesses. Essays cover many categories, including sports, work experiences, ethnicity, cross-cultural experiences, and much more.

    Synopsis:

    The 50 model essays presented in this book were written by successful Ivy League college applicants. Each essay is followed by critical comments that reveal both strong and weak points in its author's style and content. Also presented is detailed essay-writing advice and instruction.

    About the Author

    Dan Kaufman and his staff of assistants produce Ivy Essays, a website focused to help students gain admission to college and graduate schools. Their operation is located in Boston.

    Product Details

    ISBN:
    9780764120343
    Author:
    Kaufman, Daniel
    Publisher:
    Barron's Educational Series
    Author:
    Dowhan, Chris
    Author:
    Kaufman, Dan
    Author:
    Dowhan, Adrienne
    Location:
    Hauppauge, N.Y.
    Subject:
    Composition & Creative Writing - Academic
    Subject:
    College Guides
    Subject:
    College Entrance
    Subject:
    College applications
    Subject:
    Academic writing
    Subject:
    Exposition
    Subject:
    Exposition (rhetoric)
    Subject:
    College Guide; Application Essays
    Subject:
    college guide
    Subject:
    Application Essays
    Copyright:
    Edition Number:
    2
    Edition Description:
    Trade paper
    Series:
    Barron's Essays That Will Get You Into College
    Series Volume:
    #174
    Publication Date:
    October 2003
    Binding:
    Paperback
    Grade Level:
    General/trade
    Language:
    English
    Illustrations:
    Yes
    Pages:
    176
    Dimensions:
    10.75 x 7.75 in 13.6 oz

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    Product details 176 pages Barron's Educational Series - English 9780764120343 Reviews:
    "Synopsis" by , Updated with much new material, this book presents approximately 50 model college admission essays that will inspire students who must prepare original essays of their own as part of today's college entrance process. Students will also find extensive advice on the do's and don'ts for writing a successful essay plus instruction on the process of organizing ideas, writing a rough draft, then re-writing a final finished essay for presentation. The book's model essays come from successful Ivy League college applicants, and each is supplemented with critical comments pointing out its strengths and weaknesses. Essays cover many categories, including sports, work experiences, ethnicity, cross-cultural experiences, and much more.
    "Synopsis" by , The 50 model essays presented in this book were written by successful Ivy League college applicants. Each essay is followed by critical comments that reveal both strong and weak points in its author's style and content. Also presented is detailed essay-writing advice and instruction.
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