The smallest and most economical member of the Kennedy/Gioia family, Backpack Literature, 2/e, features the authors’ collective poetic voice which brings personal warmth and a human perspective to the discussion of literature, adding to students’ interest in the readings.
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An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing
X. J. Kennedy and Dana Gioia
Carry literature in your backpack as well as in your heart. With new contemporary and classic selections and an emphasis on writing, Backpack Literature will motivate you 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.
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.
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Book Description Longman, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110205551033
Book Description Longman, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0205551033
Book Description Longman, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0205551033