Contents in Brief Unit 1. Fiction and Nonfiction: What is the best way to find the truth? Unit 2. Short Stories: Does every conflict have a winner? Unit 3. Types of Nonfiction: What should we learn? Unit 4. Poetry: What is the best way to communicate? Unit 5. Drama: Do others see us more clearly than we see ourselves? Unit 6. Themes in the Oral Tradition: Community or individual - which is more important?