Bare Essentials Form B, TheEnglish Writing SkillsThird Edition
By: Sarah Norton and Brian Green
“The Bare Essentials
is one of the clearest and best-presented Canadian text books on the market”
Dr. Ian Lea, Seneca College.Since its publication in 1980, The Bare Essentials, has sold over 170,000 copies.Available in two versions (Form A and Form B), this popular text has helped thousandsof Canadian students to master the basics of grammar, word usage, and mechanics.
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Bare Essentials PLUS, TheSecond Edition
By: Sarah Norton, Brian Green & Nell Waldman
Clear instructions, helpful examples, and useful exercises are the keys to learninghow to write well.
The Bare Essentials Plus
provides instruction and practice inall the skills essential to good writing: organization, sentence structure, grammar,word choice, spelling, and punctuation. Numerous exercises let you practice theskills you’ve learned, and mastery tests show you how well you’ve masteredthem.
Brief Penguin Handbook, TheSecond Edition
By: Lester Faigley
The Brief Penguin Handbook
has already helped over half amillion students improve their writing, solve grammar problems, and successfullycomplete their research projects!
“I would tell other students to get The Brief Penguin Handbook
because it helpswith everything. The MLA, research, and punctuation sections were especiallyuseful. It was useful in all my classes. It helped me understand that the format of writing can enhance its effectiveness, no matter what the topic is.”
CliffordTaylor, Grand View College