Uniting AP Language, American Literature, and American History

• Key directly to AP Language and Composition outcomes

• Common Core State Standards aligned

• Artfully blends American literature, culture, and history

• Powerful, personalized instruction and assessment with MyWritingLab.

The first of its kind, Writing America teaches students the rhetorical skills needed for AP  Language while engaging them in reading and writing about timeless issues and contemporary concerns. Using compelling American themes and selections, Writing America gives focus to rhetorical study and writing development through cultural, social, and literary perspectives.

Jolliffe and Roskelly help students understand the ways various types of texts and images craft powerful messages for audiences while helping them compose similarly powerful texts themselves.