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Course Texts for Basic Writing 111

Vinyard, Deirdre. Reading and Writing on The Edge. Boston: Pearson, 2014. ISBN 10: 1-269-26572-5; ISBN 13: 978-1-269-26572-0 (At the Textbook Annex, this book sells for $34.75 new.)

Faigley, Lester. Little Penguin Handbook, 3rd Custom Edition for University of Massachusetts Amherst plus one-year access to the e-version of the Brief Penguin Handbook, 2nd Custom Edition for University of Massachusetts Amherst. Boston: Pearson Custom Publishing, 2012. The Brief Penguin e-book includes a few useful highlighting and notes features (PDF), and students can access the e-book by following these directions (PDF). (At the Textbook Annex, the Penguin Handbook comes bundled with the Anthology below, $38.00 combined. The ISBN for the bundled texts is 1256753254.)

The Student Writing Anthology, 2013-2014. Boston: Pearson Custom Publishing, 2013. Additional information about the Anthology can be found here. (At theTextbook Annex, the Penguin Handbook comes bundled with the Anthology below; the Anthology can also be purchased separately.)

Class Magazine(s). At least once during the semester, everyone’s essays will be published in booklet form for the class to read. (Students will not, however, need to buy this magazine.)

 

 
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