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TitleHow to Learn a Foreign Language
AuthorPimsleur, Paul
Sub-ImprintPimsleur
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Reference
Category Full 2FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / General
Category Full 3EDUCATION / General
ISBN-139781442369023
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages160
Title StatusAS
Cover StatusFinal
In this entertaining and groundbreaking book, Dr. Paul Pimsleur, creator of the renowned Pimsleur Method, the world leader in audio-based language learning, shows how anyone can learn to speak a foreign language.
TitleThe Newcomers
AuthorThorpe, Helen
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SOCIAL SCIENCE / Emigration & Immigration
Category Full 2EDUCATION / Multicultural Education
Category Full 3FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / English as a Second Language
ISBN-139781501159091
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages416
Title StatusAS
Cover StatusFinal
“A delicate and heartbreaking mystery story...Thorpe’s book is a reminder that in an era of nativism, some Americans are still breaking down walls and nurturing newcomers, the seeds of the great American experiment.”The New York Times Book Review

“The teens we meet have endured things none of us can imagine…and [this book has] never been more crucial than at this moment.” —USA TODAY

“Helen Thorpe has taken policy and turned it into literature.” —Malcolm Gladwell

From the award-winning, “meticulously observant” author of Soldier Girls and Just Like Us comes a powerful and moving account of how refugee teenagers at a public high school learn English and become Americans, in the care of a compassionate teacher.