Rose Cappelli is an independent literacy
consultant. She is active in the Keystone State Reading Association
and her local reading council.
Lynne R. Dorfman teaches graduate level courses at Arcadia University and works as an independent literacy consultant. She is active in her Alpha Delta Kappa chapter. Both authors also work with the Pennsylvania Writing and Literature Project at West Chester University and are frequent presenters at conferences and workshops nationwide on literacy related topics.
Mentor Texts will raise your awareness of the choices and
moves authors make, and invite purposeful planning and revision
that will bring out the best in any piece of writing . . . A must
have book for every writing teacher!"" - Paula Bourque, author of
""Lynne and Rose have again given us a treasure. Not only do they provide you with new titles to add to your mentor text library, they'll show you new ways to use these texts with your young writers."" - Stacey Shubitz, author of Craft Moves