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Stamford, Weston, Westport, Wilton Connecticut and surrounding towns. Plus world-wide on the Internet.

Meet Joanna Novins

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Essay Coach
Writing Tutor

Experienced working with students with learning differences

Sharon Epstein

in Bethel, Brookfield, Danbury, Darien, Easton, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Redding, Ridgefield,


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Bard                        Barnard               Boston College     Colgate
Cornell                  Columbia            Clemson                    Elon
Fordham              Georgetown      Hamilton                  Harvard
Ithaca College   Lehigh                   MIT                             Northeastern
NYU                        Penn State          Princeton                Quinnipiac
Skidmore              Tulane                   UConn                      UT Austin
U. Michigan          UPenn                  Wellesley                 Wesleyan


Joanna Novins college essay writing coach

Get prompt and detailed feedback on your essay draft with an


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Writers Guild Award
Sharon Epstein college essay writing, essay editing, interview skills and resume writing specialist
How to write the Common Application essay
best tips for preparing for an interview

College application
essay writing from a

Writers Guild Award Winner and


Emmy  nominee

for writing

Prep School,
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