Leaving home and going to university can be both challenging and frightening for anyone heading off to study for the first time. This book is here to provide freshers with all the information they need to set out on a smooth track to success. Packed with up-to-date advice and practical information, the book covers all hurdles faced when going to university for the first time. Chapters include topics like how to sort out your finances, what to pack, how to make the most of freshers' week, tips for flat sharing and advice on effective study and revision.
Anne Coates lives with her family in London and hosts the website Parenting Without Tears which she founded six years ago. As a freelance journalist she has contributed to a wide range of newspapers and magazines and is often a guest on radio programmes discussing parenting issues.
Anne has had short stories published in a variety of magazines and now has two collection: Cheque-Mate & Other Tales of the Unexpected and A Tale of Two Sisters. She is currently working on a full length crime novel.