McGraw-Hill's Writing an Outstanding College Application Essay: A Unique Guide to Writing an…

Paperback | August 9, 2005

byEstelle M. Rankin, Barbara Murphy

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From the creators of the popular 5 Steps to a 5 program, expert tips on writing college application essays

In McGraw-Hill's Writing an Outstanding College Application Essay, two writing coaches show you how to craft an essay that will get you into the top college of your choice. Estelle Rankin and Barbara Murphy's hands-on instruction helps you plan and write well-constructed, engaging college application essays that really hold admissions officers' attention. They nurture an understanding of good writing and teach you to find your voice as a writer. Features include:

  • Using personal interviews to create unique essays
  • Planning and writing the first draft
  • Mining life experiences for topics
  • Tweaking the essay to fit different college applications
  • Samples of winning student essays

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From the creators of the popular 5 Steps to a 5 program, expert tips on writing college application essaysIn McGraw-Hill's Writing an Outstanding College Application Essay, two writing coaches show you how to craft an essay that will get you into the top college of your choice. Estelle Rankin and Barbara Murphy's hands-on instruction h...

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Write an original, show-stopping essay and get into the college of your dreamsHow would you rather be defined—as a series of numbers representing four years of high school or in an articulate explanation of who you really are and what you want to be? Your college application essay is your big chance to make a lasting impression, and th...

Estelle Rankin taught AP Literature at Jericho High School and consults for College Board’s AP and pre-AP divisions. Barbara Murphy taught AP English Language at Jericho High School and is a reader for the AP English Language and Composition exam. They are the creators of the McGraw-Hill 5 Steps to a 5 series.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 9 × 7.3 × 0.5 inPublished:August 9, 2005Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071448136

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