Great American Short Stories   -     By: Wallace Stegner, Mary Stegner
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Great American Short Stories

Random House / 1957 / Paperback

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A collection of short stories by 26 of America's most celebrated writers provdies a comprehensive survey of the origin and growth of this literary form. The selections in this volume represent each author working at the very height of his or her powers, producing memorable, brilliant fiction. Each story, too, is illustrative of the growth of the short story form, done to perfection by the writers who left their indelible mark on our national literary heritage.

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Format: Paperback
Vendor: Random House
Publication Date: 1957
Dimensions: 6.75 X 4.25 (inches)
ISBN: 0440330602
ISBN-13: 9780440330608
UPC: 071009007994
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Using classic literature to teach language arts is an ingenious idea. Who better to learn reading comprehension, vocabulary, and essay writing from than the best of the best writers?

Because this is designed as a teacher-driven course, you will only need the one book, which includes all of the student and teacher information, as well as the answers to the discussion questions. It can be used at any time during high school, with a choice of American literature or British literature. Both of them feature units on novels, essays, and poetry, but American Lit has a short story unit and British Lit has a book review unit. Each one has a list of required reading titles, which are available separately.

This well-rounded course will help your high school students read and understand classic literature and use it for college preparation. Approx. 200 pages, softcover.

-Rebekah

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    I am reading this book as a part of my literature for school. I read a new story each week and can't wait to get to Monday to begin a new adventure.
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