Press Release: 30 DAY BOOKS Announces 3rd Edition to Amazon Best-Seller, 30 Day GMAT Success

New edition features Integrated Reasoning section to reflect test changes

November 6, 2012 – SEATTLE, Wash.  30 Day Books, an independent book publishing studio, is pleased to announce the publication of the third edition to the Amazon best-selling book, 30 Day GMAT Success. The book, originally published in 2010, helps students achieve outstanding results on their Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT).

The new edition takes into account the changes that were made to the test in June, 2012. Edition 3 also features:

  • Added Integrated Reasoning section for the latest GMAT tests
  • Expanded Verbal and Math sections to include even more detailed advice!
  • More of ‘Brandon’s Tips’ peppered throughout – personal advice that the author used himself on test day.
  • An easy-reference Math terminology section.
  • The Idiom cheat-sheet Brandon studied from.
  • Even more Verbal and Math practice questions to consolidate your understanding. Plus reference to similar types of questions on the Official Guide 13th edition for further studying.
  • More than 100 pages of new content compared to the 2nd edition and twice as much compared to the 1st edition.


Editions 1 and 2 of 30 Day GMAT Success are both Amazon best-sellers, reaching the top 10 in print editions of GMAT books and #1 in Kindle books in the GMAT category. Since its initial publication, the Mandarin rights to 30 Day GMAT Success was bought by one of Asia’s largest publishers, Business Weekly Publications, in the summer of 2011.

“I’m amazed at the response I’ve received from students who have not only achieved what they set out to do on the test, but surpassed them, after having adopting my study strategies,” author Brandon Wu says. “Since the first edition, we’ve gathered feedback from readers all around the world and implemented them into this new edition. I can’t wait to hear more success stories.”

30 Day GMAT Success, Edition 3 can be purchased in multiple online venues:

Paperback here:

Kindle here:

It is also available on Barnes & Noble, & the Apple bookstore.


Brandon Wu Biography 

Founder/owner of a creative entertainment studio, Brandon Wu is a 32-year-old entrepreneur who believes that everything is possible. Failing the SAT in high school did not stop him from getting into the university of his dreams. After two transfers and countless hours of hard work he eventually graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, with an Economics degree. (BA Econ,2002 

After university Brandon enjoyed spending most of his energy in the high-tech industry working with passionate artists and intelligent engineers. However, in the cold San Francisco February of 2005, he decided to leave and pursue new opportunities in the world of business just one month before the deadline for all the business schools he wanted to apply. With so much to study for the GMAT, and not much time, he developed a unique way to study that enabled him to score 780 (99 percentile) on the GMAT within a short amount of time. He received his MBA from Marshall School of Business (University of Southern California) with a scholarship.

After business school, Brandon worked as a Manager in the strategy division at the Sony headquarters in Tokyo where he spent much of his time with top executives from all over the world incubating new ideas and analyzing existing businesses. While at Sony Brandon was featured on Sony’s global website as a success story of Sony’s MBA Program. 30 DAY GMAT SUCCESS was written during these years in Japan. Everyday after work, Brandon would find a quiet coffee shop, and write down the journey he took while preparing for the GMAT hoping that his experience would one day benefit others who are in the similar dire situation he once was with just one month left to prepare for the GMAT.

Brandon left Sony in December 2009 to follow his entrepreneurial heart and start two businesses. He now lives in sunny Seattle.

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+ 30 Day GMAT Success is Now Available in Mandarin Chinese, in bookstores across Asia! We have gone global! The first international edition is now available in Chinese, published by Business Weekly Publishing.
+ psst... did you know that 30 Day GMAT Success is now the No.1 Bestselling GMAT Test Guide on Amazon Kindle? Thank you for your support! 30 Day GMAT Success is now officially the bestselling GMAT prep book on Amazon Kindle.