The International Story
The International Story features a generous selection of thought-provoking classic and contemporary short stories from many different countries. Unique to this text is an extensive section that takes students step-by-step through writing an essay that interprets a work of fiction. The book successfully integrates the study of literary works with detailed guidelines for reading and writing. This text fosters reflection, creativity, and critical thinking through interactive discussion activities. It emphasizes the connection between reading and writing and between literature and composition.