I read everything I could about this book on
Amazon....Now I just have to see if the local library
Thanks Linda - It does look like "must read". I like
everything about it so far.
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> WHAT A FABULOUS BOOK! I read it all this morning in
> 3 hours. Could not put it down. It's the diary of
a first year teacher. This book is hilarious and sad.
I recommend every teacher read it. Esme is
fearless and extremely creative as she battles the
bureaucrats, gang kids, abusive parents and her own
problems during her first year. A must read for old
and new teachers alike.