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The Bedford Guide for College Writers with Reader, Research Manual, and Handbook, Ninth Edition

by X. J. Kennedy Dorothy M. Kennedy Marcia F. Muth

With its process-oriented rhetoric, provocative thematic reader, up-to-date research manual, and comprehensive handbook, The Bedford Guide for College Writers gives students the tools they need to succeed as writers and prepares them to be the confident, resourceful, and independent writers they will need to be.

The Bedford Reader

by Dorothy M. Kennedy Jane E. Aaron Kennedy

"A writer," says Saul Bellow, "is a reader moved to emulate." In a nutshell, the aim of The Bedford Reader is to move students to be writers, through reading and emulating the good writing of others.

The Bedford Reader

by X. J. Kennedy Dorothy M. Kennedy Jane E. Aaron

One of the most widely adopted composition readers of all time, "The Bedford Reader "continues to engage and inspire students with remarkable selections, outstanding instructional material, and a unique "Writers on Writing" feature in which 50 of the book's writers comment on their process and their work. Thorough coverage of critical reading, effective writing, and working with sources guides students, now more than ever, through their own academic writing. And an exciting visual dimension shows that rhetorical methods apply to both images and text. " The Bedford Reader "is a favorite of students for the Kennedys' clarity and wit, of instructors for the flexible and realistic view of the rhetorical methods, and of both for the superior selections and perceptive commentaries by writers worth reading.

The Brief Bedford Reader (Tenth Edition)

by X. J. Kennedy Dorothy M. Kennedy Jane E. Aaron

A compact version of one of the most widely adopted composition readers of all time "The Brief Bedford Reader" continues to engage and inspire with 50 remarkable selections, all the outstanding instructional material of the full-length text, and a unique "Writers on Writing" feature in which 32 of the book's writers comment on their process and their work. Thorough coverage of critical reading, effective writing, and working with sources guides students, now more than ever, through their own academic writing. And an exciting visual dimension shows that rhetorical methods apply to both images and text. "The Brief Bedford Reader" is a favorite of students for the Kennedys' clarity and wit, of instructors for the flexible and realistic view of the rhetorical methods, and of both for the superior selections and perceptive commentaries by writers worth reading.

Knock At A Star: A Child's Introduction To Poetry

by X. J. Kennedy Dorothy M. Kennedy

The classic anthology of poetry for children--now revised with new poems to enchant a new generation. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.

Talking Like the Rain: A Read-to-me Book of Poems

by X. J. Kennedy Dorothy M. Kennedy

Here is a lively celebration of more than a hundred poems that are by turns playful, funny, mischievous, and thoughtful. Compiled especially for the youngest child, this splendid collection includes familiar poems by Robert Louis Stevenson, Edward Lear, Christina Rossetti, and others, as well as poems by new voices such as Nikki Giovanni and Jack Prelutsky. All of the events of a child's life--be they great or small--are found in: PLAY; FAMILIES; JUST FOR FUN; BIRDS, BUGS, AND BEASTS; RHYMES AND SONGS; MAGIC AND WONDER; WIND AND WEATHER; CALENDARS AND CLOCKS; DAY AND NIGHT. Listen and hear Talking Like the Rain.

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