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Not Quite Paradise: An American Sojourn in Sri Lanka
By University Press Audiobooks
4.7 out of 5 stars with 107 reviews
A chronicle of life on the resplendent island. Adele Barker and her son, Noah, settled into the central highlands of Sri Lanka for an 18-month sojourn, immersing themselves in the customs, cultures, and landscapes of the island: its elephants, birds,...
4.0 out of 5 stars with 68 reviews
This is the extraordinary, behind-the-scenes tale of how Woodstock went from a pipe dream to the most iconic rock concert of all time. Elliot Tiber, then known as Eliyahu Teichberg, was a budding painter in the 1960s. He also happened to be head of h...
Writing Places: The Life Journey of a Writer and Teacher
ean: 9781400142668, isbn: 1400142660,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 159 reviews
The author of On Writing Well, the bestseller that has inspired two generations of writers, journalists, and students, recalls the many colorful and instructive places where he has worked and taught....
Molder of Dreams:
By Focus on the Family Publishing
sku: 805466688, ean: 9781561790180, isbn: 1561790184,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
Molder of Dreams is an autobiographical audiobook of great inspiration from small-town teacher, Guy Doud, a Christian educator selected as National Teacher of the Year in 1986. He shares a moving message on the power of encouragement and love, and th...
Coming Ashore: A Memoir
4.1 out of 5 stars with 219 reviews
Written with the same spirit and wit as the best-selling Too Close to the Falls and After the Falls, Coming Ashore is the third and final volume of Catherine Gildiner's memoir series.
Picking up her story in the late '60s at age 21, Cathy whisks th...
The Other Side of the Dale
ean: 9780753123461, isbn: 0753123460,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 137 reviews
Gervase Phinn was appointed schools inspector in North Yorkshire, visiting schools in the beautiful Dales as well as the stark valley towns. A born raconteur with a keen ear for the absured and eye for the ridiculous, he has at last put his experienc...
sku: PZM3017, ean: 9780786191246, isbn: 0786191244,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 237 reviews
When Tim Lefens walked into the Matheny School in New Jersey to show slides of his paintings, his one-hour visit became a life-changing experience. The students he met had severe physical challenges: only one of them could talk, none could walk, and ...
4.4 out of 5 stars with 224 reviews
His name was Kevin but his keepers called him Zoo Boy. He didn't talk. He hid under tables and surrounded himself with a cage of chairs. He hadn't been out of the building in the four years since he'd come in. He was afraid of water and wouldn't take...
Creating Equal: My Fight Against Race Preferences
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ean: 9781441767479, isbn: 1441767479,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
This is the story of a man who searched his conscience, decided that the American Dream should be colorblind, and then set out to change the rules. Part memoir, part history lesson, and part road map, Creating Equal tells how a black man fought again...
Twilight Children: Three Voices No One Heard Until a Therapist Listened
4.5 out of 5 stars with 212 reviews
A light in the darkness for severely troubled children, former special education teacher Torey Hayden faced three of her most extraordinary challenges after she left the classroom. Nine-year-old Cassandra, kidnapped by her father and found starving, ...
The Bee Eater: Michelle Rhee Takes On the Nation's Worst School District
4.4 out of 5 stars with 160 reviews
Hear the inside story of a maverick reformer with a take-no-prisoners management style....
Hailed by Oprah as a "warrior woman for our times", reviled by teachers unions as the enemy, Michelle Rhee, outgoing chancellor of Washington DC public schoo...
4.0 out of 5 stars with 160 reviews
From planning the psychedelic revolution with Allen Ginsberg, Peggy Hitchcock, and Lawrence Ferlinghetti to discussing Dr. Albert Hoffman's legendary bicycle ride home after the world's first deliberate ingestion of LSD, Timothy Leary's passion affec...
Ghost Girl: The True Story of a Child in Peril and the Teacher Who Saved Her
4.0 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Jadie never spoke. She never laughed, or cried, or uttered any sound. Despite efforts to reach her, Jadie remained locked in her own troubled world - until one remarkable teacher persuaded her to break her self-imposed silence. Nothing in all of Tore...
Gift of Gratitude: Lessons from the Classroom
4.6 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
Have you ever thought about how your seemingly insignificant life events have formed who you are? How intriguing it is to look back and discover how your current life path is directly, or indirectly, connected to your past! Emerging present moments a...
By HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books
4.6 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
Esmé Raji Codell has come to teach, and she's not going to let incompetent administrators, abusive parents, gang members, or her own insecurities get in the way. As she puts it, she has "Thirty-one children. Thirty-one chances. Thirty-one futures, o...
Whatever It Takes: Geoffrey Canada's Quest to Change Harlem and America
4.3 out of 5 stars with 142 reviews
What would it take? That was the question that Geoffrey Canada found himself asking. What would it take to change the lives of poor children, not one by one, through heroic interventions and occasional miracles, but in big numbers, and in a way that ...
Teach Like Your Hair's On Fire
4.3 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
Best-selling author Rafe Esquith, the only teacher to receive the National Medal of Arts, has garnered the American Teacher Award and numerous other honors. Still teaching fifth graders in a small, leaky classroom in downtown Los Angeles, Esquith fos...
Give Me Everything You Have: On Being Stalked
4.4 out of 5 stars with 224 reviews
A true story of obsessive love turning to obsessive hate, Give Me Everything You Have chronicles the author's strange and harrowing ordeal at the hands of a former student, a self-styled "verbal terrorist", who began trying, in her words, to "ruin hi...
Kaufman's Hill: A Memoir
4.4 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
Kaufman's Hill opens with a prosaic neighborhood scene: The author and some other young boys are playing by the creek, one of their usual stomping grounds. But it soon becomes clear that much more is going on; the boy-narrator is struggling to find h...
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