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70 Canadian Poets, Fifth Edition

Gary Geddes: 70 Canadian Poets, fifth edition

Gary Geddes

Introducing students to the depth, breadth, and character of Canadian poetry for over 40 years, this collection of classic and contemporary poems offers a rich representation of this country's diverse poetic landscape. Featuring a combination of established and up-and-coming poets, this edition introduces students to a wide range of engaging voices from across the country.
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An Anthology of Canadian Native Literature in English, Fourth Edition

Daniel David Moses: An Anthology of Canadian Native Literature in English

Daniel David Moses, Terry Goldie and Armand Garnet Ruffo

Twenty years after the publication of its groundbreaking first edition, this collection continues to provide the most comprehensive coverage of Canadian Native literature available in one volume. Emphasizing the importance of the oral tradition, the anthology offers a diverse selection of songs, short stories, poems, plays, letters, and essays crafted by exceptional writers from First Nation, Inuit, and Métis communities across Canada.
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Writing with Style

Writing with Style

Heather Pyrcz

Innovative and engaging, Writing with Style helps students understand the intricacies of grammar through the deconstruction and rebuilding of a variety of high-interest literary quotations. By showing how specific elements and devices are used to create meaning, this concise text is an indispensable grammar guide for any course with a writing component.
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The Writing Moment

The Writing Moment

Daniel Scott Tysdal

This practical guide to composing original, evocative poetry explores all aspects of the writing process-including finding inspiration, organizing ideas on paper, revising first drafts, and sharing poems with others. Accessible and encouraging throughout, this invaluable resource helps beginner poets find their voice and master the tools of the trade.
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The Canadian Writer's Handbook: Essentials Edition

Messenger: Canadian Writer's Handbook Essentials

The late William E. Messenger, Jan de Bruyn, Judy Brown and Ramona Montagnes

This essentials edition of Canada's most trusted guide to research, writing, and documentation offers advice that is guaranteed to help writers of all skill levels master the writing process. Maintaining the straightforward, class-tested structure of the original version, this edition provides streamlined discussions of composition, grammar and style, spelling and punctuation, research practices, proper documentation, and more.
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