From Our Editors
Paul offers the essential, inside scoop on what it takes to get into the college of one's choice. "If you're looking for a book that offers real-life insights . . . this book is as good as they get".--"The Washington Post Book World"
From the Publisher
With the crisp pacing of a suspense novelist, veteran reporter Bill Paul follows five high-school honor students and the dean of admission at Princeton through each step of the college admissions process. As the narrative unfolds, we watch the students' successes and blunders as they ponder where to apply, write and rewrite their essay...