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Author J.D. Rothman gives us tips on getting your child into college

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Author J.D. Rothman newest book, "The Neurotic Parent's guide to College Admissions." Prospect Park Books

Author J.D. Rothman talks with Madeleine about her new book, "The Neurotic Parent's Guide to College Admissions: Strategies for Helicoptering, Hot-housing & Micromanaging."

Rothman examines the madness of the college admissions process in 21st century America. She takes on admissions rates of 6 percent, kids applying to 32 colleges, and sixteen-year-olds with more impressive resumes than Fortune-500 CEOs.

Rothman will also be visiting Diesel, a bookstore in Brentwood to discuss and sign "The Neurotic Parent's Guide to College Admissions" on Sunday, March 25 at 3 p.m.

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J.D. Rothman is the author of the new book "The Neurotic Parent's Guide to College Admissions: Strategies for Helicoptering, Hot-housing & Micromanaging."

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