Backpack Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing (2nd edition) (USED)

Backpack Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing (2nd edition) (USED)

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Author: XJ Kennedy, Dana Giola
$20.00

USED* Book

"Backpack Literature" includes a powerful range of stories, poems, and plays that will give you a chance to meet some of the world's most memorable characters. Written by two published poets, Kennedy and Gioia, this textbook is lively, accessible, and engaging. When you read literature, you learn how to see the world from another person's point of view-an ability that will benefit you in your professional and personal life.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE SECOND EDITION New-6 stories, 50 poems, and 3 plays add to the rich array of contemporary and classic voices you'll find in Backpack. New-More than a dozen production photos illustrating "Othello"'s major scenes and characters to help you visualize the action of the play. New-Chapter 28 includes step-by-step coverage of the writing process and shows you how to put your thoughts into writing by developing a workable thesis and supporting it with evidence. Easy-to-use checklists help to keep you on track. New-Annotated student sample papers let you see how other students have tackled their writing assignments.

Paperback, ISBN 9780205551033

*Books marked as used are non-returnable.

Book Title Backpack Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing (2nd edition) (USED)
Publisher: No Vendor Listed
Author XJ Kennedy, Dana Giola

USED* Book

"Backpack Literature" includes a powerful range of stories, poems, and plays that will give you a chance to meet some of the world's most memorable characters. Written by two published poets, Kennedy and Gioia, this textbook is lively, accessible, and engaging. When you read literature, you learn how to see the world from another person's point of view-an ability that will benefit you in your professional and personal life.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE SECOND EDITION New-6 stories, 50 poems, and 3 plays add to the rich array of contemporary and classic voices you'll find in Backpack. New-More than a dozen production photos illustrating "Othello"'s major scenes and characters to help you visualize the action of the play. New-Chapter 28 includes step-by-step coverage of the writing process and shows you how to put your thoughts into writing by developing a workable thesis and supporting it with evidence. Easy-to-use checklists help to keep you on track. New-Annotated student sample papers let you see how other students have tackled their writing assignments.

Paperback, ISBN 9780205551033

*Books marked as used are non-returnable.