This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Fully understand K&B. Make important notes out of it. Complete the self-test exercises.
Then start with the mock exams. The mock exams which should be taken are starting with
Enthuware, MasterExams + ExamLab(Recipe For SCJP Good Score )
Try to be a hard-core rancher as well. Will surely help you.