Approved Textbooks for English 1101 and 1102

Fall & Spring 2019-2020

All English 1101 and 1102 classes at GSU use the following text as the primary textbook. This text is already on order at the GSU Bookstore for your classes.

Lopez, Jurjevic, and Malone. The Guide to First-Year Writing. 7th edition. Fountainhead, 2019. ISBN 9781644850077

Some instructors assign a secondary, supplemental text from the list below.

English 1101

                Readers

  • Gaillet with Cherney, Ruccio, and Wagner. Composing in Four Acts: Readings for Writers. Fountainhead Press, 2019. ISBN 9781680364415
  • Looker-Koenigs. Language Diversity and Academic Writing. Bedford Spotlight reader. Bedford/St., Martin’s, 2018. ISBN 9781319055097

                Handbooks/Writing Support

  • Miller and Jurcic. Habits of the Creative Mind 2nd Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2020. ISBN 9781319103965.
  • Essays and Arguments: A Handbook for Writing Student Essays. Broadview Press, 2015. ISBN 978155412578.
  • The Everyday Writer. 6th Edition. Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2016. ISBN 9781319027032
  • Frost, et al. The Broadview Pocket Guide to Writing. Broadview, 2017. ISBN 9781554813445.

English 1102

Readers

  • Gaillet with Cherney, Ruccio, and Wagner. Composing in Four Acts: Readings for Writers. Fountainhead Press, 2019. ISBN 9781680364415
  • Writing Music. Bedford Spotlight Reader. Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2018. ISBN 9781319020156
  • Border Crossings. Bedford Spotlight Reader. Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2016. ISBN 9781319020200
  • Parfitt and Skorczewski. Pursuing Happiness 2nd Bedford Spotlight Reader. Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2020. ISBN 9781319056322
  • The Rhetoric of Humor. Bedford Spotlight Reader. Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2017. ISBN 9781319020194
  • Duran and Springer. Science and Technology. Bedford Spotlight reader. Bedford/St., Martin’s, 2020. ISBN9781319207182

                Handbooks/Writing Support

  • Miller and Jurcic. Habits of the Creative Mind 2nd Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2020. ISBN 9781319103965.
  • The Everyday Writer. 6th Edition. Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2016. ISBN 9781319027032
  • Frost, et al. The Broadview Pocket Guide to Writing. Broadview, 2017. ISBN 9781554813445.