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Thank you, teacher : from the very hungry caterpillar.

"Featuring art from the World of Eric Carle, this joyful book follows The Very Hungry Caterpillar and celebrates all that makes us most thankful [for teachers]"--Provided by publisher.

My dark Vanessa : a novel —Russell, Kate Elizabeth, author.

Seventeen years ago, bright, ambitious, and yearning for adulthood, fifteen-year-old Vanessa Wye became entangled in an affair with Jacob Strane, her magnetic and guileful forty-two-year-old English teacher. Now, amid th...

My fair lady

Lerner and Loewe's musical version of 'Pygmalion' about a Covent Garden flower girl who becomes a lady.

Larry Crowne

An amiable Navy veteran loses his comfortable job at a big-box store, enrolls in community college, and seeks to reinvent himself while falling for his apathetic speech professor in this romantic comedy. Larry Crowne (Ha...

Irrational man

Philosophy professor Abe Lucas is at rock bottom emotionally, unable to find any meaning or joy in life. He feels that everything he's tried to do from political activism to teaching hasn't made any difference. Abe gets ...

My dark Vanessa a novel —Russell, Kate Elizabeth.
Large Print
2020
Availability: 3 of 8

2000. Bright, ambitious, and yearning for adulthood, fifteen-year-old Vanessa Wye becomes entangled in an affair with Jacob Strane, her magnetic and guileful forty-two-year-old English teacher. 2017. Amid the rising wave...

Spinning man

When a female college student goes missing, a popular professor is the prime suspect. Suddenly, the questions he faces aren't merely academic, they're a matter of life and death.

A view across the rooftops —Kelman, Suzanne, author.

University professor Josef Held has never recovered from the loss of his wife. He has no intention of letting anyone new into his quiet, safe world, where the ticking clock in his mathematics classroom drowns out the bea...

Notes on a scandal

Barbara is a cynical schoolteacher who is close to retirement. Her only means of taking the edge off her desperate loneliness is writing in her journal. Sheba is a younger, attractive woman, who joins the faculty as an a...

An A from Miss Keller —Polacco, Patricia, author, illustrator.

Trisha wants to write something that will please her demanding writing teacher, who is rumored to have never given a student an A.

Must love cowboys —Bloom, Carly, author.

Must love cowboys. Alice Martin doesn't regret putting her career above personal relationships--but when Beau comes to her for help, Alice decides to see what she's been missing. She'll improve Beau's reading skills if t...

For your own good —Downing, Samantha, author.

"[A] thriller about a calculating teacher in a privileged private school who knows he has the power to make or break your kid's future ... and he uses it ... Teddy Crutcher has just won Teacher of the Year at the prestig...

Akeelah and the bee

Eleven year-old Akeelah Anderson's life is not easy: her father is dead, her mom ignores her, her brother runs with the local gangbangers. She is a smart girl, but her environment threatens to strangle her aspirations. R...

Mr. Terupt falls again —Buyea, Rob.

Several students relate their experiences helping Mr. Terupt move the old classroom to the sixth grade annex during the summer vacation.

Pay it forward

When a young man starts "paying it forward" for a social studies project, unusual things happen in this bittersweet and uplifting tale.

The bachelor meets his match —James, Arlene, author.

Tweed-clad professor Morgan Chatam has been the subject of countless student crushes at Buffalo Creek Bible College. But grad student Simone Guilland knows that a relationship with Morgan is out of the question. Even if ...

Hero Elementary. Sparks' crew pet rescue!

It's Sparks' crew to the rescue in ten pet-packed adventures! When an egg hatches and an unfamiliar bird emerges. Sparks' crew vows to reunite the bird with its parents. Then, a little girl's kitten is on the loose! Can ...

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