Little Worlds

Short Story Classics to Inspire Readers

For Middle and High School

Authors

  • Peter Guthrie
  • Mary Page

Little Worlds

Short Story Classics to Inspire Readers

For Middle and High School

Authors

  • Peter Guthrie
  • Mary Page

Features

  • 276 pages
  • Featured authors include Maupassant, Lessing, Hemingway, Welty, Porter, and others
  • Stories of high literary quality
  • Examines short story elements

Description

Suspense, humor, horror, betrayal, excitement: Little Worlds transports your students into the stuff of life that steals their attention, even that of stubborn readers.

Featuring some of literature's finest authors and stories culled from the best short fiction, Little Worlds provides two short stories for each key aspect of fiction: plot, character, setting, atmosphere, point of view, irony, symbol, and theme.

With an additional 16 stories, you may add or substitute stories based on your knowledge of what is best for your students. With the confidence of knowing every story was selected for accessibility and artistic merit, you'll feel comfortable using this impressive bestseller geared to your students' interests and abilities.