Table of contents for Discovering fiction : a reader of North American short stories : an introduction / [edited by] Judith Kay [and] Rosemary Gelshenen.

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About the Authors								oo
To the Instructor								oo
To the Student									oo
Acknowledgments								oo
Elements of a Short Story Chart							oo
								
PART ONE MAKING CHOICES							00
Chapter 1 ? Young Man Axelbrod Sinclair Lewis					00
A PRE-READING								00
1.	Think Before You Read	00
2.	Picture Focus								00
3.	Key Vocabulary								00
4.	Story Preview								00
5.	Making Predictions								00
6.	Idioms and Expressions							00
7.	Literary Term: Setting							00
B THE STORY								00
C AFTER READING							00
1.	Understanding the Story							00
2.	Vocabulary Comprehension							00
3.	Grammar: Proper and Common Nouns					00
D THINKING ABOUT THE STORY					00
	
1.	Sharing Ideas								00
2.	Reading Between the Lines							00
3.	Analyzing the Story: Setting							00
4.	Summary									00
5.	Writing									00
Chapter 2 ? A Pair of Silk Stockings Kate Chopin					00
A PRE-READING								00
1.	Think Before You Read	00
2.	Picture Focus								00
3.	Key Vocabulary								00
4.	Story Preview								00
5.	Making Predictions								00
6.	Idioms and Expressions							00
7.	Literary Term: Sensory Details						00
B THE STORY								00
C AFTER READING							00
1.	Understanding the Story							00
2.	Vocabulary Comprehension							00
3.	Grammar: Adjectives							00
D THINKING ABOUT THE STORY					00
	
1.	Sharing Ideas								00
2.	Reading Between the Lines							00
3.	Analyzing the Story: Sensory Details					00
4.	Summary									00
5.	Writing									00
Chapter 3 ? One Thousand Dollars O. Henry					00
A PRE-READING								00
1.	Think Before You Read	00
2.	Picture Focus								00
3.	Key Vocabulary								00
4.	Story Preview								00
5.	Making Predictions								00
6.	Idioms and Expressions							00
7.	Literary Term: Character							00
B THE STORY								00
C AFTER READING							00
1.	Understanding the Story							00
2.	Vocabulary Comprehension							00
3.	Grammar: Adverbs								00
D THINKING ABOUT THE STORY					00
	
1.	Sharing Ideas								00
2.	Reading Between the Lines							00
3.	Analyzing the Story: Character						00
4.	Summary									00
5.	Writing									00
Summing Up										00
A TAKE A CLOSER LOOK							00
1.	Theme Comparison: Making Choices					00
2.	Freewriting									00
B REVIEW									00
1.	Grammar Review								00
2.	Vocabulary Review								00
C ELEMENTS OF A SHORT STORY					00
PART TWO THE ROLE OF FATE						00
Chapter 4 ? The Luck of Roaring Camp Bret Harte				00
A PRE-READING								00
1.	Think Before You Read	00
2.	Picture Focus								00
3.	Key Vocabulary								00
4.	Story Preview								00
5.	Making Predictions								00
6.	Idioms and Expressions							00
7.	Literary Term: Local Color							00
B THE STORY								00
C AFTER READING							00
1.	Understanding the Story							00
2.	Vocabulary Comprehension							00
3.	Grammar: Count and Noncount Nouns					00
D THINKING ABOUT THE STORY					00
	
1.	Sharing Ideas								00
2.	Reading Between the Lines							00
3.	Analyzing the Story: Local Color						00
4.	Summary									00
5.	Writing									00
Chapter 5 ? David Swan Nathaniel Hawthorne					00
A PRE-READING								00
1.	Think Before You Read	00
2.	Picture Focus								00
3.	Key Vocabulary								00
4.	Story Preview								00
5.	Making Predictions								00
6.	Idioms and Expressions							00
7.	Literary Term: Plot								00
B THE STORY								00
C AFTER READING							00
1.	Understanding the Story							00
2.	Vocabulary Comprehension							00
3.	Grammar: Articles								00
D THINKING ABOUT THE STORY					00
	
1.	Sharing Ideas								00
2.	Reading Between the Lines							00
3.	Analyzing the Story: Plot							00
4.	Summary									00
5.	Writing									00
Chapter 6 ? The Pace of Youth Stephen Crane					00
A PRE-READING								00
1.	Think Before You Read	00
2.	Picture Focus								00
3.	Key Vocabulary								00
4.	Story Preview								00
5.	Making Predictions								00
6.	Idioms and Expressions							00
7.	Literary Term: Theme							00
B THE STORY								00
C AFTER READING							00
1.	Understanding the Story							00
2.	Vocabulary Comprehension							00
3.	Grammar: Pronouns								00
D THINKING ABOUT THE STORY					00
	
1.	Sharing Ideas								00
2.	Reading Between the Lines							00
3.	Analyzing the Story: Theme							00
4.	Summary									00
5.	Writing									00
Summing Up										00
A TAKE A CLOSER LOOK							00
1.	Theme Comparison: The Role of Fate					00
2.	Freewriting									00
B REVIEW									00
1.	Grammar Review								00
2.	Vocabulary Review								00
C ELEMENTS OF A SHORT STORY					00
PART THREE MYSTERY AND FANTASY					00
Chapter 7 ? The Californian¿s Tale Mark Twain					00
A PRE-READING								00
1.	Think Before You Read	00
2.	Picture Focus								00
3.	Key Vocabulary								00
4.	Story Preview								00
5.	Making Predictions								00
6.	Idioms and Expressions							00
7.	Literary Term: Surprise Ending						00
B THE STORY								00
C AFTER READING							00
1.	Understanding the Story							00
2.	Vocabulary Comprehension							00
3.	Grammar: Simple Present and Present Continuous Verb Tenses		00
D THINKING ABOUT THE STORY					00
	
1.	Sharing Ideas								00
2.	Reading Between the Lines							00
3.	Analyzing the Story: Surprise Ending					00
4.	Summary									00
5.	Writing									00
Chapter 8 ? The Mask of the Red Death Edgar Allan Poe				00
A PRE-READING								00
1.	Think Before You Read	00
2.	Picture Focus								00
3.	Key Vocabulary								00
4.	Story Preview								00
5.	Making Predictions								00
6.	Idioms and Expressions							00
7.	Literary Term: Atmosphere							00
B THE STORY								00
C AFTER READING							00
1.	Understanding the Story							00
2.	Vocabulary Comprehension							00
3.	Grammar: The Simple Past Tense and Regular and Irregular Verb Forms	00
D THINKING ABOUT THE STORY					00
	
1.	Sharing Ideas								00
2.	Reading Between the Lines							00
3.	Analyzing the Story: Atmosphere						00
4.	Summary									00
5.	Writing									00
Chapter 9 ? The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Washington Irving			00
A PRE-READING								00
1.	Think Before You Read	00
2.	Picture Focus								00
3.	Key Vocabulary								00
4.	Story Preview								00
5.	Making Predictions								00
6.	Idioms and Expressions							00
7.	Literary Term: Foreshadowing						00
B THE STORY								00
C AFTER READING							00
1.	Understanding the Story							00
2.	Vocabulary Comprehension							00
3.	Grammar: Simple Past and Past Continuous Verb Tenses			00
D THINKING ABOUT THE STORY					00
	
1.	Sharing Ideas								00
2.	Reading Between the Lines							00
3.	Analyzing the Story: Foreshadowing					00
4.	Summary									00
5.	Writing									00
Summing Up										00
A TAKE A CLOSER LOOK							00
1.	Theme Comparison: Mystery and Fantasy					00
2.	Freewriting									00
B REVIEW									00
1.	Grammar Review								00
2.	Vocabulary Review								00
C ELEMENTS OF A SHORT STORY					00
PART FOUR CLOSE RELATIONSHIPS						00
Chapter 10 ? Its Wavering Image Edith Eaton					00
A PRE-READING								00
1.	Think Before You Read	00
2.	Picture Focus								00
3.	Key Vocabulary								00
4.	Story Preview								00
5.	Making Predictions								00
6.	Idioms and Expressions							00
7.	Literary Term: Conflict							00
B THE STORY								00
C AFTER READING							00
1.	Understanding the Story							00
2.	Vocabulary Comprehension							00
3.	Grammar: Simple Sentences							00
D THINKING ABOUT THE STORY					00
	
1.	Sharing Ideas								00
2.	Reading Between the Lines							00
3.	Analyzing the Story: Conflict						00
4.	Summary									00
5.	Writing									00
Chapter 11 ? The Tree of Knowledge Henry James					00
A PRE-READING								00
1.	Think Before You Read	00
2.	Picture Focus								00
3.	Key Vocabulary								00
4.	Story Preview								00
5.	Making Predictions								00
6.	Idioms and Expressions							00
7.	Literary Term: Irony							00
B THE STORY								00
C AFTER READING							00
1.	Understanding the Story							00
2.	Vocabulary Comprehension							00
3.	Grammar: Connecting Sentences						00
D THINKING ABOUT THE STORY					00
	
1.	Sharing Ideas								00
2.	Reading Between the Lines							00
3.	Analyzing the Story: Irony							00
4.	Summary									00
5.	Writing									00
Chapter 12 ? All the Years of Her Life Morley Callaghan				00
A PRE-READING								00
1.	Think Before You Read	00
2.	Picture Focus								00
3.	Key Vocabulary								00
4.	Story Preview								00
5.	Making Predictions								00
6.	Idioms and Expressions							00
7.	Literary Term: Tone							00
B THE STORY								00
C AFTER READING							00
1.	Understanding the Story							00
2.	Vocabulary Comprehension							00
3.	Grammar: Forming Questions						00
D THINKING ABOUT THE STORY					00
	
1.	Sharing Ideas								00
2.	Reading Between the Lines							00
3.	Analyzing the Story: Tone							00
4.	Summary									00
5.	Writing									00
Summing Up										00
A TAKE A CLOSER LOOK							00
1.	Theme Comparison: Close Relationships					00
2.	Freewriting									00
B REVIEW									00
1.	Grammar Review								00
2.	Vocabulary Review								00
C ELEMENTS OF A SHORT STORY					00
 APPENDIX								00
LITERARY TERMS								00
VOCABULARY								00
CREDITS									00
INDEX										00
CD TRACK LIST								00		
						

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers.
United States -- Social life and customs -- Ficiton.
Canada -- Social life and customs -- Ficiton.
Short stories, American.
Short stories, Canadian.