In the Deep Heart's Core (Paperback)

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By Michael Johnston, Robert Coles (Foreword by)
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In the Deep Heart's Core is the uplifting story of young Teach for America volunteer who becomes an English teacher in a desperately impoverished African-American high school in the rural Mississippi Delta beset by gang violence, drug abuse, ruptured families and teen pregnancy-but among the sorrow and struggle he finds dignity and hope, and works to bring the nascent intellectual curiosity of his students to full flower.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780802140241
ISBN-10: 0802140246
Publisher: Grove Press
Publication Date: August 6th, 2003
Pages: 240
Language: English