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A Better Pencil: Readers, Writers, and the Digital Revolution
  • Priscilla Finley, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Document Type
Book Review
Publication Date
Baron (Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) offers a breezy overview of the ways that technology is shaping reading and writing practices. This book will be valued in the future as a well-contextualized survey of issues that surface among writers in the current online landscape.
  • Books — Reviews,
  • Composition (Language arts),
  • Creative writing,
  • Reading,
  • Technological innovations
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Publisher Citation
Finley, P. (2010, March). [Review of the book A better pencil: Readers, writers, and the digital revolution, by D. Baron]. Choice 47, 1241. Retrieved from
Citation Information
Priscilla Finley. "A Better Pencil: Readers, Writers, and the Digital Revolution" Choice Vol. 47 Iss. 7 (2010) p. 1
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