Conning Harvard by Julie Zauzmer


Conning Harvard: Adam Wheeler, the Con Artist Who Faked His Way Into the Ivy League is a fascinating book that chronicles Adam Wheeler's many scams and contains interviews from witnesses and people who knew him.

Wheeler submitted false letters of recommendation and fake SAT scores in order to gain entrance to Harvard. After getting into one of the most prominent universities in the United Sates Wheeler continued his lies and cheated to win funds in order to continue his "education." After too many cons people started to become suspicious, leading Wheeler to flee from Harvard. Eventually, he was caught and brought to court. Prepare to be amazed when reading about all of the things Wheeler was able accomplish with his devious ways.

Valerie @ MPL Central

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