Goodman's Five-Star Stories: More Twists

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Motivate students with high-interest fiction

from master authors

  • Motivate struggling readers with high-interest stories

    at ten reading levels

  • Improve vocabulary and ...
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Overview

Motivate students with high-interest fiction

from master authors

  • Motivate struggling readers with high-interest stories

    at ten reading levels

  • Improve vocabulary and comprehension skills
  • Encourage writing in response to reading

One of our classic best-sellers, Goodman's Five-Star Stories, supplements

any literature curriculum or stands on its own by providing interesting fiction

at just the right reading levels. Adapted well-known short stories by

traditional authors and newer multicultural authors entice even struggling

readers with tales of adventure, derring-do, and surprise. Vocabulary in

context, cloze passages, and critical thinking exercises help readers improve

their understanding of the narrative text.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780890615027
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 1/1/1993
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 134
  • Product dimensions: 7.40 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Table of Contents

To the Student

The Short Story--Literary Terms

1. "The Interlopers" by Saki

2. "The Last Leaf" by O. Henry

3. "The Necklace" by Guy de Maupassant

4. "Appointment with Love" by S. Kishor

5. "The Journey" by Charles Land

6. "Thank You, M'am" by Langston Hughes

7. "Sarah Tops" by Isaac Asimov

8. "Louisa, Please Come Home" by Shirley Jackson

9. "A Dip in the Poole" by Bill Pronzini

10. "The Padre's Neighbor" by Manuela Williams Crosno

11. "Dusk" by Saki

12. "The Sin of Madame Phloi" by Lilian Jackson Braun

13. "The Cop and the Anthem" by O. Henry

14. "The Man and the Snake" by Ambrose Bierce

15. "A Mother in Mannville" by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

16. "Clothes Make the Man" by Henri Duvernois

17. "Lather and Nothing Else" by Hernando Téllez

18. "Test" by Theodore Thomas

Acknowledgments

Progress Chart

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