Recommended Reading

 

   Both GRE and GMAT success is all about practice, so you might want to invest in books if you find free online materials insufficient. Below is the list of books recommended for practicing. You can buy them online via amazon.com or other online stores, hard copies should available in local bookshops and libraries. 

GRE

Title

Author

Year

Publisher

Edition

Number of Pages

Average Price*

Cracking the GRE

Princeton Review

2012

Princeton Review

2013

496

$15

Kaplan 2013 GRE® Premier: with 5 Online Practice Tests + DVD

Kaplan

2012

Kaplan Publishing

Pap/Cdr/Ps

576

$24

The Official Guide to the GRE Revised General Test

Educational Testing Service (ETS)

2012

McGraw-Hill

2nd

563

$23

New GRE Vocabulary Flashcards

Kaplan

2011

Kaplan Publishing

3rd

1004

$13

Essential Words for the GRE

Philip Geer, Ed.M.

2010

Barron's Educational Series

2nd

400

$10

GRE Vocab Capacity: Over 900 Powerful Memory Tricks and Mnemonics to Widen your Lexicon

Brian McElroy, Vince Kotchian

2012

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

 

292

$11

GRE For Dummies

Ron Woldoff,    Joe Kraynak

2012

For Dummies

7th

384

$19

Manhattan Prep GRE Set of 8 Strategy Guides

Manhattan Prep

2012

Manhattan Prep Publishing

3rd

1688

$80

GRE Math Prep Course

Jeff Kolby,    Derrick Vaughn

2011

Nova Press

 

528

$23

GRE: Strategies, Practice and Review

Kaplan

2012

Kaplan Publishing

Pap/Psc

576

$15

 

GMAT

 

Title

Author

Year

Publisher

Edition

Number of Pages

Average Price*

Manhattan GMAT Complete Strategy Guide Set (11books, 6 practice tests, )

Manhattan GMAT

2012

Manhattan Prep Publishing

Original

1896

$18

30 Day GMAT Success

Brandon Wu

2012

30 Day Books

 

382

$30

New GMAT Premier

with 5 computer adaptive practice tests

Kaplan

2012

Kaplan Publishing

Pap/Psc Up

1200

$23

Cracking the GMAT with DVD

Princeton Review

2011

Princeton Review

Pap/DVD

608

$10

Master the GMAT

Peterson's

2013

Peterson's

20th

720

$25

GMAT Secrets Study Guide:  Your Key To Exam Success

GMAT Exam Secrets Test Prep Team

2011

Mometrix Media

 

 

$24

Endgame: A Finishing Guide to GMAT Quant

Ryan Licwinko

2012

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

 

170

$19

Cliffs Notes : GMAT Test Prep

BTPS Testing

2013

Cliffs Notes

1st

528

$23

GMAT For Dummies

Lisa Zimmer Hatch, Scott Hatch

2013

For Dummies

6th

360

$18

Essential GMAT (flashcards)

Princeton Review

2013

Princeton Review

Cards

550

$14

  *Average price is derived from the price of a book given in different online strores including any discounts offered.