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How $0.99 or less can buy you the best essay advice ever—for a limited time only

Any of these three books would be a great addition to your college admissions bookshelf.
Any of these three books would be a great addition to your college admissions bookshelf.
Nancy Griesemer

Over the past several weeks, some of the most knowledgeable essay writing coaches in the country have been giving their advice away for next to nothing.

And you can get in on the deal.

For no more than $0.99, you can receive one or all three books written by college essay experts on how to craft an essay that might just push your application into the “admit” pile at the college of your dreams.

It’s really very easy. As of today, three brand new books on the art of writing a college essay are being offered to college-bound students and their families at ridiculously low rates (the lowest their publishers will allow). College consultants and counselors are welcome to get in on the deal too.

Simply follow the instructions below and prepare to be amazed at the insider advice and specific guidance on how to brainstorm, structure, and ultimately write your college essay.

And in case you’re wondering, there are no strings attached.

The authors simply want to reduce stress and reassure students that even with little or no essay writing experience, they can write wonderful—compelling—personal statements and essays designed to support strong college applications.

Don’t delay. These offers will go away.

Heavenly Essays, Janine W. Robinson
Heavenly Essays, Janine W. Robinson Nancy Griessemer

Heavenly Essays, Janine W. Robinson

This collection of real college essays is Janine Robinson’s follow-up to her enormously popular guide, Escape Essay Hell, which teaches students how to write standout narrative essays. Fans of Ms. Robinson’s Essay Hell website will recognize her practical, low stress approach to finding the “right” story and making it work. Note that these essays were written by real students who were admitted to outstanding colleges—Harvard, UCLA, Cornell, Boston College, and Brown—to name a few. They make excellent reading even if you aren’t caught in the middle of essay Hell.

To get your $0.99 ebook, go to the Essay Hell website, select the Buy Now button under the book image of Heavenly Essays, and enter the Discount code 99EssayCollection (the code is not case sensitive). While you’re at it, take some time to explore the website and check out Ms. Robinson’s other two books, Escape Essay Hell! and Essay Hell’s 2014-15 Prompts Primer . And don’t forget to leave reviews on the Amazon website.

Offer ends on Wednesday, June 18, 2014.

The Art of the College Essay, Gabrielle Glancy
The Art of the College Essay, Gabrielle Glancy Nancy Griesemer

The Art of the College Essay, Gabrielle Glancy

“You can do this,” Glancy says. “I’ll tell you how.” Face-to-face with a blank page and the job of writing the most important essay of their lives, students often encounter what expert writing coach and former admissions director Gabrielle Glancy calls, that which shall not be named – Writer’s Block. In The Art of the College Essay, she offers an organic, stress-free way to tackle the demon and produce college essays that admissions committees cannot resist. Drawing on examples from essays that successfully propelled students into colleges of their dreams, Ms. Glancy provides a clear, highly readable guide to essay writing. And she’s really really funny!

For a limited time only, The Art of the College Essay Kindle edition will be available on Amazon.com for $0.99—the lowest price Amazon allows. By the way, if you don’t have an electronic reader, email Gabrielle Glancy (gabglance@gmail.com) and she will send you a 50% off coupon code for the print edition. At this very minute, she’s working on the second edition and welcomes your comments. So take advantage of the deep discount, help her with the second edition, and most importantly, review the book on the Amazon website.

Offer ends on Wednesday, June 18, 2014.

The Art of the Personal Statement, Alex Thaler
The Art of the Personal Statement, Alex Thaler Nancy Griesemer

The Art of the Personal Statement, Alex Thaler

With introductions by Amy Jarich, dean of undergraduate admission at UC Berkeley, and Eric Furda, dean of Penn’s undergraduate admissions and president of the Common App's Board of Directors, The Art of the Personal Statement (TAOPS) outlines a comprehensive framework for writing the application essay that focuses on the brainstorming, drafting, and editing “phases of the writing cycle.” Also included are 18 sample essays followed by commentary and analysis.

To obtain a FREE copy of this 96-page guide to essay writing, simple visit the DearAdmissions website, request a copy and it will be available for download. Alex Thaler promises to update frequently with new material, so feel free to check back and see what’s been added.