Best Advice Books For The Recent Grad

May 29, 2014 11:00 AM
Best Advice Books For The Recent Grad

" Finding the perfect gift for a recent graduate, be from college or high school, can be tricky. Why not give a little advice mixed in with life lessons they can learn from, with these books from our sister company Simon & Schuster.

The Opposite of Loneliness: Essays and Stories By Marina Keegan

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Marina Keegan’s star was on the rise when she graduated from Yale in May 2012. She had a play that was to be produced at the New York Fringe Festival and a job waiting for her at The New Yorker. Tragically, five days after graduation, Marina died in a car crash. Days later, her deeply moving last essay for The Yale Daily News, “The Opposite of Loneliness,” went viral, receiving more than 2 million hits. Marina left behind a rich, deeply expansive body of work that, like the title essay, captures the hope, uncertainty and possibility of her generation "

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