When a woman refuses to sit next to him on the bus, Rick Braithwaite is saddened and angered by her prejudice. In post-war cosmopolitan London he had hoped for a more enlightened attitude. When he begins his first teaching job in a tough East End school the reactions are the same. Slowly and painfully some of the barriers are broken down. He shames his pupils, wrestles with them, enlightens them and eventually comes to love them. To Sir With Love is the true story of a dedicated teacher who..
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For Esme with Love and Squalor includes two of Salinger''s most famous and critically acclaimed stories, and helped to establish him as one of the contemporary literary greats...Описание
A never-before-published collection of stories from a brilliant yet little known African American artist and filmmaker—a contemporary of revered writers including Toni Cade..Описание
Lucas and Katya were seniors when they made the impetuous decision to have a baby. Seventeen years later, Lucas is now only a weekend dad, newly involved in his daughter Vera''s..Подробнее
Jessica Beam is a girl who knows how to party. Only lately she''s been forgetting to turn up for work on time. Or in clean clothes. Down on her luck, out of a job and homeless,..Описание