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Reading the West: An Anthology of Dime Westerns(Bedford Cultural Editions)This exciting collection makes 4 previously hard-to-find dime Westerns easily available to readers who wish to enrich their understanding of nineteenth-century American literature. These varied novels provide a new and important context for examining classic, widely taught authors and tell us much about nineteenth-century attitudes towards race and gender. The anthology includes: Malaeska; The Indian Wife of the White Hunter, by Ann S. Stephens (1860) Seth Jones; or The Captives of the Fro…

Building Academic Literacy: An Anthology for Reading ApprenticeshipBuilding Academic Literacy: An Anthology for Reading Apprenticeship is a volume for middle and high school students addressing the topic of literacy and the important role it plays in our lives. Featuring lively and provocative essays, journalistic writings, and poetry as well as inspiring personal stories, the anthology offers a broad range of cultural and historical perspectives on the following themes: Literacy and Identity: The different ways people see themselves as readers. Literacy and …

UnCommon Minds: A Collection of AIs, Dreamwalkers, and other Psychic Mysteries (UnCommon Anthologies) (Volume 3)Enter into the hidden world of the mind, where the laws of nature don’t apply and nothing is as it seems. Straight from the minds of 20 UnCommon Authors come tales of tragedy, triumph, and bittersweet gratitude. You’ll find augmented realities and mental persuasion that force you to question everything. Stories of military suspense, psychological horror, dream walkers, and psychic mediums await their turn to crawl into your head. Including: Inamorata by J.D. Harpley Chief Canis and the Helpf…

Readings for Diversity and Social Justice: An Anthology on Racism, Antisemitism, Sexism, Heterosexism, Ableism, and ClassismThe first reader to cover the scope of oppressions in America, Readings for Diversity and Social Justice covers six thematic issues: racism, sexism, Anti-Semitism, heterosexism, classism, and ableism. The reader contains a mix of short personal and theoretical essays as well as entries designed to challenge students to take action to end oppressive behavior and to affirm diversity and racial justice. (For the original version of chapter 48, please refer to: Herek, Gregory, “Heterosexism and Homo…

ReadingsThe first reader to cover the scope of oppressions in America, Readings for Diversity and Social Justice covers six thematic issues: racism, sexism, Anti-Semitism, heterosexism, classism, and ableism. The reader contains a mix of short personal and theoretical essays as well as entries designed to challenge students to take action to end oppressive behavior and to affirm diversity and racial justice. (For the original version of chapter 48, please refer to: Herek, Gregory, “Heterosexism and Homo…

Reading Black, Reading Feminist: A Critical Anthology (Meridian)A unique and comprehensive collection of 26 literary essays that provides real evidence of the rich cultural history of black women in America.   Black women’s writing has finally emerged as one of the most dynamic fields of American literature. Here, leading literary critics—both male and female, black and white—look at fiction, nonfiction, poetry, slave narratives, and autobiographies in a totally new way. In essence, they reconstruct a literary history that documents black women as art…

Houghton Mifflin Reading: Anthology Adventures, Grade 2.1A second grade reading book where students will learn many new words while reading from fun stories including nature walk adventures, also, thunder and lightning, bats, dragons and a yak stories. Beautifully illustrated with dozens of color pictures and photos….

Spooky & Spookier: Four American Ghost Stories (Step into Reading)American history mixes with legend in four classic ghost tales for Step 4 early readers: a Cape Cod ghost horse that leads ships away from danger; a portrait that protests being moved within Virginia’s Shirley Plantation museum; a Colorado miner who continued to look for love even after his bones were dumped down an outhouse hole; and a one-handed California sea captain whose ghost is still said to prowl Stinson Beach.   Step 4 Readers use challenging vocabulary and short paragraphs to tell e…