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Winner!! Winner!!


Congratulations to Lusinda Frost and Angie Debertin for winning a copy of Beyond Literary Analysis by Allison Marchetti and Rebekah O’Dell just for leaving a comment on our blog post!  We really enjoyed reading your thoughts and thank-you for your interest.

Angie, your copy is in the school mail and Lusinda, yours will be hand delivered to your desk:)

Beyond Literary Analysis


In Beyond Literary Analysis: Teaching Students to Write With Passion and Authority on Any Text, Allison Marchetti and Rebekah O’Dell present an exciting and fresh vision for student writing and creating an environment where this can thrive.

According to the authors, “authentic analysis is a piece of writing that explores a text.” Their expanded definition of text includes “anything that has a beginning, middle, and an end that can be broken down into smaller (more…)