Updated Gap Year Book Recommendations
Submitted by pgyAdmin on Thu, 02/10/2011 - 02:02
We recommend the following books as good resources for planning your gap year:
You can also scroll down the page to click on links to order the books at Amazon.com
- The Complete Guide to the Gap Year. The Best Things to Do Between High School and College by Kristin M. White.
- Your Gap Year: Everything You Need to Know to Make Your Year Out the Adventure of a Lifetime by Susan Griffith.
- Lonely Planet The Gap Year Book by Joe Bindloss
- The Gap Year Advantage: Helping Your Child Benefit from Time Off Before or During College by Karl Haiger and Rae Nelson.
- Taking Time Off, 2nd Edition (College Admissions Guides) by Colin Hall.
- Before You Go: The Ultimate Guide to Planning your Gap Year by Tom Griffiths.
- Planning Your Gap Year: Hundreds of Opportunities for Employment, Study, Volunteer Work and Independent Travel by Nick Vandome
- Gap Year Adventures by Lucy York
- Gap Years-The Essential Guide(Need2know)by Emma Jones
- The Gap Year Guidebook by Alison Withers
- The Back Door Guide to Short-Term Job Adventures: Internships, Summer Jobs, Seasonal Work, Volunteer Vacations, and Transitions Abroad by Michael Landes
- Time Out: Taking a Break from School, to Travel, Work, and Study in the US and Abroad by Robert Gilpin, Caroline Fitzgibbons
- Gap Year Volunteer: A Guide to Making it a Year to Remember by Jenny Ng
- More Than a Native Speaker: An Introduction for Volunteers Teaching English Abroad by Donald B. Snow
- Alternatives to the Peace Corps: A Directory of Third World and U.S. Volunteer Opportunities(9th Edition) by Joan Powell(Editor )
- But What If I Don't Want to Go to College? A Guide to Success Through Alternative Education by Harlow G.Unger.
- Life Without Lottie: How I Coped (or Didn't) During My Daughter's Gap Year by Fiona Fridd
- How to Plan, Prepare and Successfully Complete Your Short-Term Mission - For Volunteers, Churches, Independent STM Teams and Mission Organisations and those Planning a Christian Gap Year