The Story and Its Writer with 2016 MLA Update: An Introduction to Short Fiction

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Analyzing Short Stories

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Analyzing short stories provides the information students need to understand the principles of literary writing and promotes a format for writing analytical  papers about short stories. Once they have mastered the analytical process, students discover a new appreciation of literature and how to objectively judge a story’s quality.

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The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014 The O. Henry Prize Collection

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Anchor #ad - Accompanying the stories are the editor’s introduction, observations from the winning writers on what inspired them, essays from the eminent jurors on their favorite stories, and an extensive resource list of magazines. Mark haddon, ” grantastephen dixon, ” the new yorkerolivia clare, “nemecia, ” the american readertessa hadley, ” EcotoneDavid Bradley, “Talk, “Valentine, “You Remember The Pin Mill, ” Narrative Kirstin Valdez Quade, “The Gun, “Pétur, ” Narrativemagazine.

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The Story and Its Writer: An Introduction to Short Fiction

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Bedford/St. Martin's #ad - Get the most recent updates on mla citation in a convenient, 8th Edition, 40-page resource based on The MLA Handbook, with plenty of models. Ann charters has an acute sense of which stories work most effectively in the classroom and knows that writers, not editors, have the most interesting and useful things to say about the making and the meaning of fiction.

Package this title with our 2016 mla supplement, documenting sources in mla style package ISBN-13: 9781319084691. The new ninth edition features many very recent stories and commentaries by up-and-coming writers, a new Casebook on the important genre of Magical Realism, and expanded coverage of close reading.

The Story and Its Writer: An Introduction to Short Fiction #ad - For in-depth, illustrated studies of particular writers or genres, her Casebooks provide unparalleled opportunities for discussion and writing. To complement the stories, charters includes her signature innovation: an array of the writers’ own commentaries on the craft and traditions of fiction. Browse our catalog or contact your representative for a full listing of updated titles and packages, or to request a custom ISBN.

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Active Voice: A Writing Program Across the Curriculum

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Anyone working in the field of language arts knows the major impact Active Voice has had in curriculum development. The program moffett outlines in his text ten years ago helped to pioneer now will-established practices like workshops, the process approach, writing portfolios, and writing across the curriculum.

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What If? Writing Exercises for Fiction Writers 3rd Edition

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Beautiful Ruins: A Novel

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The Norton Introduction to Poetry

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PSYCHOLOGY:SCIENCE OF BEHAVIOR LOOSE

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Literary Theory: An Anthology Blackwell Anthologies

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Schaum's Outline of Calculus, 6th Edition: 1,105 Solved Problems + 30 Videos Schaum's Outlines

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