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    Thank You, Mr. Falker (Hardback) By (author) Patricia Polacco, Illustrated by Patricia Polacco

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    DescriptionPatricia Polacco's bestselling book - with over 400,000 copies sold - "Thank You, Mr. Falker" celebrates what a good teacher can be. And now her heartwarming tribute to the teacher who changed her life is available in a special unjacketed mini edition that makes the perfect gift for both kids needing encouragement and the teachers who are their heroes. When Trisha starts school, she can't wait to learn how to read, but the letters just get jumbled up. She hates being different, and begins to believe her classmates when they call her a dummy. Then, in fifth grade, Mr. Falker changes everything. He sees through her sadness to the gifted artist she really is. And when he discovers that she can't read, he helps her prove to herself that she can - and will!


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    Title
    Thank You, Mr. Falker
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Patricia Polacco, Illustrated by Patricia Polacco
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 40
    Width: 184 mm
    Height: 232 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 280 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780399257629
    ISBN 10: 0399257624
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: FXX
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y2.1
    BIC E4L: SCH
    Libri: I-CI
    B&T Merchandise Category: JUV
    LC subject heading: ,
    BIC subject category V2: YXL
    DC22: E
    B&T Book Type: EF
    BIC subject category V2: YFS, YXC
    Ingram Subject Code: CI
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 84
    B&T General Subject: 213
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: JUV039140
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 12300
    B&T Approval Code: X01824000
    BISAC V2.8: JUV035000
    Ingram Theme: TOPC/SELFES
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: JUV039230
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: PZ7.P75186 TF 2012
    Thema V1.0: YFB, YXD, YXQ, YFS
    Publisher
    Penguin Putnam Inc
    Imprint name
    Penguin Putnam Inc
    Publication date
    12 April 2012
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY
    Review quote
    "Polacco's tale is all the more heartfelt because of its personal nature. Young readers struggling with learning difficulties will identify with Trisha's situation and find reassurance in her success." - Publishers Weekly "Will encourage the child who feels like a failure and the teacher who cares." - Booklist "Polacco shares a personal story with engaging results. This moving saga . . . makes an inspiring picture book." - School Library Journal