9780743294171

Teacher Man A Memoir

Frank McCourt

ISBN 10: 0743294173 / 0-7432-9417-3
ISBN 13: 9780743294171
Publisher: Scribner Book Company

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Frank McCourt
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Book Description: SIMON SCHUSTER, United States, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 170 x 106 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. Here at last in paperback is Frank McCourt s critically acclaimed and bestselling book about how his thirty-year teaching career shaped his second act as a writer. Teacher Man is also an urgent tribute to teachers everywhere. In bold and spirited prose featuring his irreverent wit and heartbreaking honesty, McCourt records the trials, triumphs and surprises of teaching in public high schools. Teacher Man shows McCourt developing his unparalleled ability to tell a great story as, five days a week, five periods per day, he works to gain the attention and respect of unruly, hormonally charged or indifferent adolescents. For McCourt, storytelling itself is the source of salvation, and in Teacher Man the journey to redemption--and literary fame--is an exhilarating adventure. Bookseller Inventory # BZV9780743294171

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Book Description: Paperback. Book Condition: New. 106mm x 172mm x 27mm. Paperback. Available at last in paperback is Frank McCourt's critically acclaimed, Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller about how his 30-year teaching career in the public schools of New York City shap.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 307 pages. 0.153. Bookseller Inventory # 9780743294171

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Teacher Man (Paperback) (ISBN: 9780743294171)
Frank McCourt
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Book Description: SIMON SCHUSTER, United States, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 170 x 106 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. Here at last in paperback is Frank McCourt s critically acclaimed and bestselling book about how his thirty-year teaching career shaped his second act as a writer. Teacher Man is also an urgent tribute to teachers everywhere. In bold and spirited prose featuring his irreverent wit and heartbreaking honesty, McCourt records the trials, triumphs and surprises of teaching in public high schools. Teacher Man shows McCourt developing his unparalleled ability to tell a great story as, five days a week, five periods per day, he works to gain the attention and respect of unruly, hormonally charged or indifferent adolescents. For McCourt, storytelling itself is the source of salvation, and in Teacher Man the journey to redemption--and literary fame--is an exhilarating adventure. Bookseller Inventory # LIB9780743294171

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Book Description: Simon & Schuster Inc. Jun 2006, 2006. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 172x106x27 mm. Neuware - 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. Now, here at last, is McCourt's long-awaited book about how his thirty-year teaching career shaped his second act as a writer. 'Teacher Man' is also an urgent tribute to teachers everywhere. In bold and spirited prose featuring his irreverent wit and heartbreaking honesty, McCourt records the trials, triumphs and surprises he faces in public high schools around New York City. His methods anything but conventional, McCourt creates a lasting impact on his students through imaginative assignments (he instructs one class to write 'An Excuse Note from Adam or Eve to God'), singalongs (featuring recipe ingredients as lyrics), and field trips (imagine taking twenty-nine rowdy girls to a movie in Times Square!). McCourt struggles to find his way in the classroom and spends his evenings drinking with writers and dreaming of one day putting his own story to paper. 'Teacher Man' shows McCourt developing his unparalleled ability to tell a great story as, five days a week, five periods per day, he works to gain the attention and respect of unruly, hormonally charged or indifferent adolescents. McCourt's rocky marriage, his failed attempt to get a Ph.D. at Trinity College, Dublin, and his repeated firings due to his propensity to talk back to his superiors ironically lead him to New York's most prestigious school, Stuyvesant High School, where he finally finds a place and a voice. 'Doggedness,' he says, is 'not as glamorous as ambition or talent or intellect or charm, but still the one thing that got me through the days and nights.' Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9780743294171

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Book Description: Simon & Schuster Inc. Jun 2006, 2006. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 172x106x27 mm. Neuware - 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. Now, here at last, is McCourt's long-awaited book about how his thirty-year teaching career shaped his second act as a writer. 'Teacher Man' is also an urgent tribute to teachers everywhere. In bold and spirited prose featuring his irreverent wit and heartbreaking honesty, McCourt records the trials, triumphs and surprises he faces in public high schools around New York City. His methods anything but conventional, McCourt creates a lasting impact on his students through imaginative assignments (he instructs one class to write 'An Excuse Note from Adam or Eve to God'), singalongs (featuring recipe ingredients as lyrics), and field trips (imagine taking twenty-nine rowdy girls to a movie in Times Square!). McCourt struggles to find his way in the classroom and spends his evenings drinking with writers and dreaming of one day putting his own story to paper. 'Teacher Man' shows McCourt developing his unparalleled ability to tell a great story as, five days a week, five periods per day, he works to gain the attention and respect of unruly, hormonally charged or indifferent adolescents. McCourt's rocky marriage, his failed attempt to get a Ph.D. at Trinity College, Dublin, and his repeated firings due to his propensity to talk back to his superiors ironically lead him to New York's most prestigious school, Stuyvesant High School, where he finally finds a place and a voice. 'Doggedness,' he says, is 'not as glamorous as ambition or talent or intellect or charm, but still the one thing that got me through the days and nights.' Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9780743294171

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Book Description: Paperback. Book Condition: New. 106mm x 172mm x 27mm. Paperback. Available at last in paperback is Frank McCourt's critically acclaimed, Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller about how his 30-year teaching career in the public schools of New Y.Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 307 pages. 0.153. Bookseller Inventory # 9780743294171

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