Books

Fiske Guide to Colleges, Edward B. Fiske

Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania, Frank Bruni

How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid for Success, Julie Lythcott-Haims

The Gatekeepers: Inside the Admissions Process of a Premier College, Jacques Steinberg

Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges, Loren Pope

College Match: A Blueprint for Choosing the Best School for You, Steven R. Antonoff, Ph.D.

Why Choose the Liberal Arts?, Mark William Roche

Articles

Admissions

http://pwp.gatech.edu/admission-blog/2019/01/07/hope-for-the-new-year/

http://money.com/money/collection-post/4227671/what-really-goes-on-in-a-college-admissions-office/

https://observer.com/2016/04/the-myth-of-kinder-gentler-college-admissions/

http://tuadmissionjeff.blogspot.com/2018/01/this-will-look-great-on-my-application.html

https://qz.com/703049/teens-summer-jobs-unglamorous/

https://www.theatlantic.com/family/archive/2019/02/im-worried-my-son-wont-get-good-college/582979/

Rankings

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2011/02/14/the-order-of-things

http://pwp.gatech.edu/admission-blog/2017/09/13/three-cheers-for-the-rankings/

https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2005/11/is-there-life-after-rankings/304308/

Independent Educational Consultants

https://www.iecaonline.com/quick-links/parents-students/what-is-an-independent-educational-consultant/do-you-need-an-independent-educational-consultant/

https://www.iecaonline.com/quick-links/parents-students/what-is-an-independent-educational-consultant/12-questions-to-ask-before-hiring-an-independent-educational-consultant/

https://www.iecaonline.com/quick-links/parents-students/what-is-an-independent-educational-consultant/12-warning-signs-that-an-independent-educational-consultant-is-not-worth-hiring/

Podcasts

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/college-essay-guy-podcast-practical-guide-to-college/id1219663574?mt=2

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/getting-in-your-college-admissions-companion/id1038217593?mt=2