Cuaderno de actividades, a student workbook/lab manual, featuring twelve chapters with additional practice activities in all skills. The Cuaderno includes authentic readings from periodical and literary sources, exercises focusing on vocabulary and grammar, and integrative real-life writing tasks. Open-ended writing tasks are coordinated to Atajo: Writing Assistant for Spanish software. Literary selections include poems and short stories by authors such as Enrique Anderson Imbert, Gustavo Adolfo Bcquer, Gloria Fuertes, Ana Mara Matute, Luis Can, and Jorge Luis Borges. Workbook Audio CDs provide further listening activities and pronunciation practice.Marinelli, Patti J. is the author of 'Avenidas Beginning a Journey in Spanish' with ISBN 9780838423141 and ISBN 0838423140.