The Lastling Reading Guide by Jacquie HillsThe Lastling Reading Guide by Jacquie Hills

The Lastling Reading Guide

byJacquie Hills

Paperback | June 1, 2006

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This Reading Guide is aimed at the student and offers a 'way in' to different aspects of the novel of the same title. Activities actively engage students and take their understanding of the aspect under scrutiny to a deeper level - so enhancing their reading of the novel. The Reading Guide ishighly illustrated and has a magazine-feel to appeal to students. It can be used during the early stages of a Scheme of Work based on the novel, and can also be built in to lessons as the reading progresses and to support further reading activities

About The Author

Philip Gross has won several prizes for his poetry and his collection The Wasting Game was shortlisted for the Whitbread Poetry Award. He is now Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Glamorgan.

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Title:The Lastling Reading GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:16 pages, 11.69 × 8.27 × 0.07 inPublished:June 1, 2006Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019832653X

ISBN - 13:9780198326533

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