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Objective: Susan Beth Pfeffer is the author of "The Dead and the Gone." The objective of this lesson is to discuss Pfeffer and her writing.
1) 1) Research: read biographical information about Pfeffer. Write the answers to these questions: When and where was Pfeffer born? When did she decide she wanted to be a writer? What was her first writing project? When did she publish her first book? What is...
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