How to Read Literature Like a Professor

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How to Read Literature Like a Professor

For Kids

By Thomas C. Foster

HarperCollins, Paperback, 9780062200853, 176pp.

Publication Date: April 23, 2013

Description

Now there's a young readers' edition of the hit New York Times bestselling adult book that's sold more than 750,000 copies

Did you know the Grinch was on a quest? What does it mean when a hero takes a journey? Or eats green eggs and ham? And what are vampires really about? There's always more to a story than you think

This is the funny and accessible go-to guide that unlocks the secrets of reading



About the Author
Thomas C. Foster is a professor of English at the University of Michigan-Flint, where he teaches contemporary fiction, drama, and poetry as well as creative writing and composition. He is the author of Twenty-five Books That Shaped America and several books on twentieth-century British and Irish fiction and poetry. He lives in East Lansing, Michigan.