Based on a real-life event in Polacco's childhood, this ode to teachers--a perfect companion to "Thank You, Mr. Falker"--is sure to inspire all readers to find their inner genius. Full color.Based on a real-life event in Polacco's childhood, this ode to teachers--a perfect companion to "Thank You, Mr. Falker"--is sure to inspire all readers to find their inner genius. Full color.Read Less
Fine. 0545390710 Used, but looks brand new. Only very slight signs of use. Cover and binding are undamaged, and pages are crisp and unmarked. Unbeatable customer service, and we usually ship the same or next day. Over one million satisfied customers!
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Author. Fine. Near Fine Dj. 4to. 1st Printing. When a girl finds out that her classmates are considered to be a bunch of misfits and "junkyard kids", she soon finds out how special they all are. Dust jacket has slight edge wear at the top, one tiny soil spot on the back o/w about fine. POLACCO HAS WON OVER 21 AWARDS.
My Jr. High students loved hearing this story. It was too long to read in one sitting for our short library time so I read it in two parts. They cried when they heard about Jody Beach and they were amazed at the author's note telling what each of the characters accomplished in their real lives.
Oct 6, 2011
Book was better than expected! Would recommend! Thanks.
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