Dimensions:8.32in x 6.21 x 0.73 in | 0.92 lb
Page Count:160 pages
Illustrations:LINE ART; 4C PRINTING
STAR-STUDDED CONTRIBUTOR LIST: Contributors include Barack and Michelle Obama, Lady Gaga, Bill and Melinda Gates, Alicia Keys, BTS, Malala Yousafzai, and many other influential figures who do not often grant permission to reprint their speeches. Contributors also include a diverse range of student voices. All speeches and quotes are from the “Dear Class of 2020” event, though a few have been updated or expanded.
CROSS-PROMOTION/PARTNERSHIPS WITH YOUTUBE ORIGINALS and REACH HIGHER: YouTube contributed a PREFACE to the book; Reach Higher/Common App contributed a FOREWORD to the book, and is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization whose mission is the pursuit of access, equity, and integrity in the college admission process, and to inspire students in America to take charge of their future by completing education past high school.
EASY TO PERSONALIZE: This book features an initial page for a gift-giver to write a note to the graduate with their own advice, as well as a closing journal prompt for the graduate to reflect on their own goals for the future.
FULLY ILLUSTRATED: This 4-color book features illustrations by Gillian Goerz (see New York Times article featuring her illustrations based on the “Dear Class of 2020” event: tinyurl.com/y5wol5yc) along with pattern and colorful pull quotes throughout—making it a compelling gift for the Gen Z graduate.