...well-written, well-organised, never remotely patronising. Any sane English department will have the original, the new eight (and accompanying tape) as soon as budgets permit...These are patient manuals and the authors have seleted genuinely interesting extracts to inform and illustrate their arguments. (Times Educational Supplement)
...these books would be an invaluable resource for any English Department teaching an 'A' Level sylalbus with language study in it. (The Use of English)
About the Author
John Shuttleworth teaches A level English Language and Literature and is Chief Examiner for AQA. He is a highly respected author of texts for A level and GCSE students and is a writer of the AQA specifications.