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ACT Book Reviews

ACT Book Reviews
Looking for an honest, straightforward review of an ACT prep book? They aren’t easy to find.

ACT prep materials aren’t all equally qualified to help raise your score, and not all books on the market are worth the money. Which is why we’re here to offer our advice. Our ACT expert, Kristin, tested the most popular ACT prep books and wrote up honest, straightforward reviews of their strengths and weaknesses.

What’s the Best ACT Prep Book?

It’s The Real ACT Prep Guide, 3rd Edition. Published by ACT.org, the makers of the ACT exam, this book offers official materials for you to study with. Has it been updated recently? No. Is it 100% factually correct? No. But it’s the best we’ve got!

Magoosh ACT Book Reviews

So, whether you’re browsing the ACT prep section at your local book store (or library), or you’re trying to decide how much money to drop on Amazon, make sure to check out our list of reviews first. We’ll help you spend your money wisely. 🙂


We are just getting started with our list of ACT book reviews, so let us know which books you’d like to see on our list by emailing help@magoosh.com!