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Top Ten Books Purchased in 2015 from NCTE

This time of year, there always seem to be “best of” and “top 10” lists. We thought we would play along! Here are the Top 10 selling titles from NCTE in 2015.

  1. Wondrous Words: Writers and Writing in the Elementary Classroom, Katie Wood Ray
  2. The Writing Workshop: Working through the Hard Parts (and They’re All Hard Parts), Katie Wood Ray with Lester Laminack
  3. Connected Reading: Teaching Adolescent Readers in a Digital World, Kristen Hawley Turner and Troy Hicks
  4. Digital Reading: What’s Essential in Grades 3-8, William L. Bass II and Franki Sibberson
  5. Cross-Talk in Comp Theory: A Reader, 3rd edition, edited by Victor Villanueva and Kristin L. Arola
  6. Real-World Literacies: Disciplinary Teaching in the High School Classroom, Heather Lattimer
  7. English Studies: An Introduction to the Discipline(s), edited by Bruce McComiskey
  8. Teaching Phonics in Context, David Hornsby and Lorraine Wilson
  9. On Multimodality: New Media in Composition Studies, Jonathan Alexander and Jacqueline Rhodes
  10. What Works in Writing Instruction: Research and Practices, Deborah Dean

There are some newer titles on this list, as well as some favorites. Were there any surprises for you on this list?

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