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27 Best Books To Read As A Young Adult For Success

27 Best Books To Read As A Young Adult For Success

This list of the best books to read as a young adult for success covers many topics. Self help, finances, relationships, mindset, and adulting are the categories that the books are divided into. Have your teen choose one title from each category to learn more as they grow into adulthood. These books are great to discuss during interviews!

High school survival kit

About Me

Melanie Prather Studer has spent the last thirty years as a mother and teacher- preschool through middle school. When her kids became teenagers, Melanie started keeping notes and doing research to help her children get a head start on getting into college and ultimately out into the real world.

Resources I Recommend

Learn exactly what you need to talk about with your middle and high schoolers who are planning to go to college and why.

Planning for College planner

The College Preparation Planner

This 142 page planner has everything you need to organize the college search, preparation, and application process.

how to win scholarships book

How to Win Scholarships

This guide shows exactly what parents can do to help their students prepare their scholarship applications in a way that will set them apart and get them noticed by the judges