Book Review Titles

The following book review titles are available for 2015-. Please let the editors know the title you are interested in reviewing for the Journal of International Students.

Book review titles

Instructions:

  1. Check with the book review editors if the title is available
  2. Submit a copy of your resume (if the title is available)
  3. Get a FREE copy from the author or the publisher or local library
  4. Write a two-page review (1,000 words or so).
  5. Work with your book review editor for final edits and publication

Assigned editors:

  • Editor for the titles published in 2015, Dr. Butler: PButler@miis.edu
  • Editor for the titles published in 2014, Ms. Bennett: klbennett@astate.edu
  • Editor for the published in 2011-2013, Dr. Yamaguchi myamaguc@gru.edu

Titles Published in 2015

  1. International Students and Crime,  Hardcover – April 8, 2015 by Helen Forbes-Mewett (Author), Jude McCulloch (Author)
  2. The International Advantage: Get Noticed. Get Hired  by Marcelo Barros, 2015
  3. Academic Writing for International Students of Business Paperback – March 21, 2015 by Stephen Bailey
  4. The Ultimate International Student Dictionary [Kindle Edition] Study Destination USA (Editor)
  5. International Student Handbook 2016 (International StudendtHandbook of U.S. Colleges) Paperback – July 21, 2015 by The College Board (Author)

Titles Published in 2014

  1. Student life in the UK: A guide for international students Paperback – January 11, 2014
  2. International Student Engagement: Strategies for Creating Inclusive, Connected, and Purposeful Campus Environments Paperback – November 13, 2014 by Chris R. Glass (Author), Rachawan Wongtrirat
  3. Power Ties: The International Student’s Guide to Finding a Job in the United States – Revised and Updated Paperback – November 25, 2014 by Dan Beaudry (Author)
  4. Reading, Writing, and Discussing at the Graduate Level: A Guidebook for International Students Paperback – September 4, 2014 by Rina Kim  (Author), Lillie R. Ablert
  5. Researching the Stereotypes of People Around Me: An Introductory Thesis Writing Course for International Students Paperback – November 1, 2014 by Stephanie Ann Houghton (Author)
  6. Having a Fulfilling Life as an International Student in Japan (English Edition) Paperback – February 20, 2014 by Dr. Chinthaka Premachandra (Author)
  7. International Student (Part One): Journey to America Paperback – September 1, 2014 by Jackai (Author)
  8. The International Student’s Guide to American Colleges: The Ultimate Guide to Finding the Perfect School, Getting Financial Aid, and Acing the Admissions Process Paperback – February 28, 2014 by Pallas Snider  (Author)
  9. Culture Clash: Korean International Students in an American High School: Prohibited Paperback – September 5, 2014 by Dr. Hye-Young (Lisa) Park  (Author)
  10. A Complete Reference Guide to Graduate Studies in the USA for International Students [Kindle Edition] Anant Patil (Author)
  11. The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way Paperback – July 29, 2014 by Amanda Ripley  (Author)

Published in 2013 or before

  1. 88 Ways to Recruit International Students[Kindle Edition] Michael Waxman-Lenz (Author), Lisa Cynamon Mayers(Author)
  2. The Blueprint: The Roadmap to Landing a Job as an International Student [Kindle Edition] Gunhee Park (Author), Daehee Park (Editor)
  3. Regulating International Students’ Wellbeing Hardcover – August 15, 2013 by Gaby Ramia  (Author), Simon Marginson (Author)
  4. LL.M. Roadmap: An International Students Guide to U.S. Law School Programs Paperback – September 19, 2011 by George E. Edwards  (Author)
  5. The Experiences of International Students in Predominantly White American Universities Paperback – August 28, 2013 by Lawrence Ejiofo (Author)
  6. Excuse Me, Can You Repeat That?: How to Communicate in the U.S. as an International Student Paperback – November 13, 2012 by Cathryn Cushner Edelstein  (Author)
  7. Visa Solutions for International Students, Scholars, and Sponsors: What You Need to Know (Quick Prep)Paperback – October 1, 2012 by Lisa N. Ellis  (Author)
  8. PhD Admissions Guide For International Students: How To Apply To American Doctoral ProgramsPaperback – July 29, 2013
  9. International Students in the Asia Pacific: Mobility, Risks and Global Optimism (Education in the Asia-Pacific Region: Issues, Concerns and Prospects) Hardcover – February 29, 2012 by Peter Kell  (Author), Gillian Vogl (Author)
  10. What’s So Funny? An International Student’s Introduction to American Humor[Kindle Edition] Elizabeth Claire (Author)
  11. Make Your American Dream A Reality: How to Find a Job as an International Student in the United States Paperback – May 27, 2013 by Ceren Cubukcu  (Author)
  12. Show Me! The Flight Instructor’s Guide to Teaching International Students Perfect Paperback – July 31, 2011 by L Mariner  (Author)
  13. 150 English Errors Made by International Students in University Essays [Kindle Edition] Steve Hart (Author)
  14. The International Student’s Survival Guide to Living in NYC Paperback – January 1, 2013 by One To World Inc. (Author, Editor), Esq, Michael J. Goldstein Esq, Erika Rohrbach Eugene Goldstein (Contributor)
  15. Foreign Eyes: International Students Reflect on Utrecht Paperback – February 29, 2012 by Emmeline Besamusca (Editor)
  16. Disabled International Students in British Higher Education: Experiences and Expectations Paperback – October 18, 2013 by Armineh Soorenian  (Author)
  17. How Interculturally Competent Am I?: An Introductory Thesis Writing Course for International Students Paperback – November 1, 2013 by Stephanie Ann Houghton (Author)
  18. Labour Migration from China to Japan: International Students, Transnational Migrants Nov 10, 2013 by Gracia Liu-Farrer

Due Dates: Spring: December 1; Summer: March 1; Fall: July 1; and Winter: September 1  No author submission or acceptance fee

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