Backpack Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama / Edition 1 by Joe Kennedy, Dana Gioia | | 9780205519170 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Backpack Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama

Backpack Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama

by X. J. Kennedy, Dana Gioia
     
 

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With new contemporary and classic selections and a heavier emphasis on writing, Backpack Literature, 2/e will get you excited to read, think, and write about literature!  You’ll like the size because it easily fits into your backpack and makes taking the book to class a breeze.

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With new contemporary and classic selections and a heavier emphasis on writing, Backpack Literature, 2/e will get you excited to read, think, and write about literature!  You’ll like the size because it easily fits into your backpack and makes taking the book to class a breeze.

 

Highlights of the New Edition:

 

  • Newly revised chapter devoted to the “how-to’s” of the writing process teaches you how to take a position, how to support it with evidence, and how to put your thoughts into writing.
  • Student papers and writing examples let you see how other students have tackled a writing assignment. 
  • Interesting, engaging, and diverse reading collection, including over 200 poems, 12 plays, and almost 40 short stories–that’s almost 300 selections!
  • Get tips on how to read, interpret, and then write about literature with illustrated audio readings on MyLiteratureLab.com!

 

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205519170
Publisher:
Longman Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Product dimensions:
5.73(w) x 8.64(h) x 0.99(d)

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