Admissions: A Memoir of Surviving Boarding School by Kendra James

Admissions: A Memoir of Surviving Boarding School

Kendra James

304 pages first pub 2022 (editions)

nonfiction memoir funny informative reflective medium-paced


 Early on in Kendra James' professional life, she began to feel like she was selling a lie. As an admissions officer specializing in diversity recruitment for independent prep schools, she persuaded students and families to embark on the same peri...

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inspiring 11%
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dark 5%
lighthearted 5%
tense 5%
adventurous 4%
relaxing 1%


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