Early Decision: Based On A True Frenzy by Lacy CrawfordEarly Decision: Based On A True Frenzy by Lacy Crawford

Early Decision: Based On A True Frenzy

byLacy Crawford

Hardcover | August 27, 2013

Pricing and Purchase Info

$31.99

Earn 160 plum® points
Quantity:

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

In Early Decision, debut novelist Lacy Crawford draws on 15 years of experience traveling the world as a highly sought-after private college counselor to illuminate the madness of college admissions.

Working one-on-one with Tiger-mothered, burned-out kids, Anne “the application whisperer” can make Harvard a reality. Early Decision follows five students over one autumn as Anne helps them craft their college essays, cram for the SATs, and perfect the Common Application. It seems their entire future is on the line—and it is. Though not because of Princeton and Yale. It’s because the process, warped as it is by money, connections, competition, and parental mania, threatens to crush their independence just as adulthood begins.

Whether you want to get in or just get out, with wit and heart, Early Decision explodes the secrets of the college admissions race.

For fifteen years Lacy Crawford served as a highly discreet independent college admissions counselor to the children of powerful clients in cities such as New York, Chicago, Denver, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and London. Her "day jobs" included serving as senior editor of Narrative magazine and director of the Burberry Foundation. Edu...
Loading
Title:Early Decision: Based On A True FrenzyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:304 pages, 9 × 6 × 1.01 inPublished:August 27, 2013Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062240617

ISBN - 13:9780062240613

Look for similar items by category:

Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“this novel about kids caught up in the admissions rat race is wise and completely engrossing.”