McGuffey — Not MacGuffin — Classic Summer Reading

Last week we talked about the MacGuffin, which is an author’s tool — a device which can assist plot development.

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This week I want to remind you of the classic McGuffey’s Readers.

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This Reader can be found at:

http://www.gutenberg.org/files/14640/14640-pdf.pdf?session_id=f749b62ef4a5bded6abdde1af922313c67a9b6a3

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It also includes this pretty penmanship page:

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Of course, all sorts of books are available to read FREE at Project Gutenberg.

http://www.gutenberg.org/catalog/

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They also have music resources:

http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Child%27s_Own_Book_of_Great_Musicians_%28Bookshelf%29

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Today’s Assignment:

1. Look at Project Gutenberg.

2. Perhaps you will see something to add to your summer reading list.