desmond elliott 2017 likeyoulove
Search our site
Are You Sleeping by Kathleen Barber Read the opening extract of the brand new Kathleen Barber book before its publication on 27/12/2017

Writing for a Lifetime Contemporary Readings from Popular Sources by Jane Maher
  

Writing for a Lifetime Contemporary Readings from Popular Sources

Synopsis

Writing for a Lifetime Contemporary Readings from Popular Sources by Jane Maher

For courses in Developmental Writing focusing on the paragraph/essay and on writing for the reader.User-friendly yet grounded in theory, this thematic reader gives basic writing students the materials and assignments they need to succeed in college. Its unique approach parallels the life flow from childhood to old age, reflecting the way reading and writing are used in college and in life. Short, helpful examples get students thinking about the requirements of college-level work. Maher bridges the gap between the personal and the academic to make a stronger connection between reading and writing, building students' skills in extrapolation, interpretation, and analysis for college success.

About the Author

Loading other formats...

Book Info

Publication date

11th December 2000

Author

Jane Maher

More books by Jane Maher
Author 'Like for Like'
    recommendations

Publisher

Pearson an imprint of Pearson Education (US)

Format

Paperback
320 pages

Categories

Writing skills

ISBN

9780136746645

I love Lovereading for the wonderful like for like author recommendations and for highlighting new books, it's a great resource for readers!

Lindsay

I love reading books I wouldn't normally choose before everyone else gets to read them!

Dawn Lynch

I love Lovereading because I get to read great books and then get to tell everybody how good they are.

Sally Doel

The books for review are always great reads, brilliantly written, and introduces me to a huge variety of, established and new, authors.

Lesley Hart

I love 'try before you buy' extracts. I love the wide range of authors & genres. I love the author info. I love books!

Judi Davies

It has enriched my leisure time by introducing me to a world of books which I would not have previously considered.

Val Rowe

Lovereading does a stella job in promoting both new and established authors.

Iris Clements

Discover new authors and enjoy old favourites; oodles of literary gems to uncover at Lovereading with candid reviews from real reviewers.

Emily Wright

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools