College-level literature with high school appropriate instruction

• A rich selection of literary works spanning genres, themes, time, and cultures.

• Writing about literature is integrated in every chapter and supported by an annotated students say illustrating a response to the work, raising questions, and helping students organize and progress in their own writing.

• A full chapter is devoted to “Reading, Responding to, and Writing about Literature,” preparing students to read critically and make clear connections to the writing process.