The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into in College

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Sourcebooks, Incorporated, 2013 - Reference - 541 pages
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Looking for the perfect high school graduation gift for your college-bound grad? Now in it's 5th edition, the New York Timesbestselling Naked Roommate is the #1 go-to guide on dorm and college life! Harlan Cohen's tips and advice on student life -from sharing a bathroom with 40 strangers to sharing lecture notes-provide the behind-the-scenes look at EVERYTHING freshmen need to know about college (but never knew they needed to know).

This essential, fully updated edition is packed with real-life advice on everything from managing money to managing stress. Hilarious and outrageous, with stories from students on over 100 college campuses this book covers the basics, and then some, including:

College Living:Dorm dos, don'ts, and dramas; lying, noisy, nasty roommates

Finding People, Places and Things: Facebook, Twitter, and beyond; Friend today, gone tomorrow

Classes: To go or not to go?; How to get an A, C, or F

Dating:17 kinds of college hookups; long distance = BIG concerns

The Party Scene: The punch in the "fruit punch"; Sex, drugs, and the truth

Money: Grants, loans, and loose change; Credit cards and online gambling

This "hilarious and truthful book" (School Library Journal) offers entering freshman a genuine and insightful look at everyday life. In college, there's a surprise around every corner. Luckily, The Naked Roommatehas you covered! The best gift book of its kind-inimitable, practical, andfunny.

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Everything you ever wanted to know about college life but was afraid to ask- This book is not just about the studies & the grades! Its's about what makes & breaks the 1st year students- College living ... Read full review

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About the author (2013)

Harlan Cohen is the New York Times bestselling author of the Naked Roommate series and is one of the most widely read and respected syndicated advice columnists for teens and twenty-somethings. His column, Help Me, Harlan!," is distributed by King Features Syndicate, and his advice has been featured in hundreds of publications, including the New York Times, Seventeen, and Psychology Today. Harlan regularly tours high school and college campuses givingpresentations to students, professionals and parents. He lives in Chicago, Illinois. For more information, visit www.HelpMeHarlan.com and www.NakedRoommate.com .

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