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TitleTeacher Man
AuthorMcCourt, Frank
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Literary Figures
Category Full 2EDUCATION / General
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Urban
ISBN-139780743243773
US Price$26
CDN Price$36
Pages272
Title StatusAS
Cover StatusFinal
Nearly a decade ago Frank McCourt became an unlikely star when, at the age of sixty-six, he burst onto the literary scene with Angela's Ashes, the Pulitzer Prize -- winning memoir of his childhood in Limerick, Ireland. Then came 'Tis, his glorious account of his early years in New York.
TitleTeacher Man
AuthorMcCourt, Frank
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Literary Figures
Category Full 2EDUCATION / General
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Urban
ISBN-139780743243780
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages272
Title StatusAS
Cover StatusFinal
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning, mega-bestselling author who wore his celebrity with extraordinary grace comes a magnificently appealing book about teaching and about how one great storyteller found his voice.
Title32 Third Graders and One Class Bunny
AuthorDone, Phillip
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Educators
Category Full 2EDUCATION / Student Life & Student Affairs
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Essays
ISBN-139780743272407
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages304
Title StatusAS
Cover StatusFinal
TitleCrazy U
AuthorFerguson, Andrew
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting/Fatherhood
Category Full 3EDUCATION / General
ISBN-139781439101223
US Price$16
CDN Price$18.99
Pages240
Title StatusAS
Cover StatusFinal
Now in paperback: “Both a hilarious narrative and an incisive guide to the college admissions process….Ferguson’s storytelling is irresistible” (The Washington Post).
TitleThe Death Class
AuthorHayasaki, Erika
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Educators
Category Full 2EDUCATION / Student Life & Student Affairs
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Death & Dying
ISBN-139781451642940
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages288
Title StatusBO
Cover StatusFinal
The poignant, “powerful” (The Boston Globe) look at how to appreciate life from an extraordinary professor who teaches about death: “Poetic passages and assorted revelations you’ll likely not forget” (Chicago Tribune).
TitleCrash Course
AuthorBearden, Kim
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Philosophy, Theory & Social Aspects
ISBN-139781451687712
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages208
Title StatusAS
Cover StatusFinal
The inspiring true story of how a group of inner city school kids taught their teacher how to overcome personal adversity and achieve success and happiness: “Kim Bearden’s message is one that should be heard by all” (Ron Clark).
TitleThe Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace
AuthorHobbs, Jeff
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional/General
Category Full 2EDUCATION / Higher
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies/African American Studies
ISBN-139781476731919
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages432
Title StatusAS
Cover StatusFinal
An instant New York Times bestseller, named a best book of the year by The New York Times Book Review, Amazon, and Entertainment Weekly, among others, this celebrated account of a young African-American man who escaped Newark, NJ, to attend Yale, but still faced the dangers of the streets when he returned is, “nuanced and shattering” (People) and “mesmeric” (The New York Times Book Review).