Composition Textbook List

Approved ENG 101 Textbooks

Bruce Ballenger
3rd Edition
Pearson Education
ISBN 13: 978-0-205-70764-5
ISBN 10: 0-205-70764-5
John Trimbur
5th Edition
Cengage Learning
ISBN 13: 978-1-4390-8614-8
ISBN 10: 1-4390-8614-1
John Mauk & John Metz
3rd Edition
Cengage Learning
ISBN 13: 978-495-80203-7
ISBN 10: 0-495-80203-4


Approved ENG 102 Textbooks

1st Edition
Michael Berndt & Amy Muse
Pearson Longman
ISBN: 0-321-41359-8
Andrea Lunsford, John J. Ruszkiewicz & Keith Walters
5th Edition
Bedford St. Martins
ISBN 10: 0-312-53861-8
ISBN 13: 0-312-61233-8
Laurie G. Kirszner & Stephen R. Mandell
Bedford St. Martins
ISBN 10: 0-312-57092-9
ISBN 13: 978-0-312-57092-7
  • Fountainhead Press V Series (Praxis, your choice of V-Series texts, and Signs, an optional handbook)
--Praxis: A Brief Rhetoric, 2nd Edition 

Carol Lea Clark
Fountainhead Press
ISBN: 978-1-59871-508-8

--Signs: A Grammar Handbook (Optional)

Allison D. Smith
Fountainhead Press
ISBN: 978-59871-250-6

--One of the Following V-Series texts:

Approved Supplemental 102 Texts

Andrea Lunsford
Bedford/St. Martin’s 
2nd ed.
Gerald Graff and Cathy Birkenstein
W.W. Norton