Author: X. J. Kennedy;Dorothy M. Kennedy;Jane E. Aaron;Ellen Kuhl Repetto
Long one of the most popular composition readers on the market, TheBriefBedford Reader combines timeless readings with the leading voices of ourday. It takes a practical and flexible approach to the rhetorical methods,focusing on their uses in varied writing situations. The unique and newly reimagined Writers on Writing feature connects reflections fromprofessional writers with point-of-need advice for student writers, and theKennedys' class-proven instruction helps students connect critical reading to academic writing. The thirteenth edition has been thoroughly revisedwith compelling readings, helpful guidance for students on critical readingand writing, and an appendix covering APA documentation and 2016 MLAdocumentation MLA and APA documentation.Comprehension quizzes are alsoavailable for each reading in the book when The Brief Bedford Reader ispackaged with either Writers Help or LaunchPad Solo for Readers andWriters.