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The Hipster HUCKLEBERRY FINN By Mark Twain
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A classroom-friendly version of Mark Twain's classic novel, with every occurrence of the N-word replaced by the word "hipster." Thanks to editor Richard Grayson, the adventures of... More > Huckleberry Finn are now neither offensive nor uncool.< Less
The Hipster HUCKLEBERRY FINN By Mark Twain
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A classroom-friendly version of Mark Twain's classic novel, with every occurrence of the N-word replaced by the word "hipster." Thanks to editor Richard Grayson, the adventures of... More > Huckleberry Finn are now neither offensive nor uncool.< Less
English for Day Laborers and Construction Workers By David Klein
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Our book teaches basic English to Spanish-speaking day laborers and construction workers through a series of friendly exercises relating to every day challenges, such as communicating in the work... More > place, finding a job and navigating a new city. The book is fully bilingual, encouraging the student to write, think and speak in English while helping him or her out in Spanish. Students compile a glossary of vocabulary words as they move through the chapters. Ideal for a classroom setting or one on one learning. Suitable for any Spanish-speaking adult looking to learn English. *We're happy to offer special discounts to neighborhood outreach programs or similar organizations. Contact david@thekleinlawgroup.com for more information.< Less
English for Day Laborers and Construction Workers By David Klein
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Our book teaches basic English to Spanish-speaking day laborers and construction workers through a series of friendly exercises relating to every day challenges, such as communicating in the work... More > place or finding a job. The book is fully bilingual, encouraging the student to write, think and speak in English while helping them out in Spanish. Students compile a list of vocabulary words as they move through the chapters. Ideal for a classroom setting or one on one learning. Suitable for any Spanish-speaking adult looking to learn English. *We're happy to offer special discounts to neighborhood outreach programs or similar organizations. Contact david@thekleinlawgroup.com for more info.< Less
The Sarcastically-Annotated "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens By Shane Killian
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Remember what it was like in school? To sit there as an English teacher pontificated in monotones about the brilliance of a subtextual analysis you had no hope of understanding? Wanting to be... More > anywhere else in the world at that moment, than in that classroom being bored out of your skull? A Christmas Carol is perhaps one of the most beloved stories of all time, yet the original Charles Dickens novella remains inaccessible to many even today. The author blames schools and teachers for focusing so much on textual analysis and rote learning, which leaves most students feeling bored and uninterested. With both scholarly interest and sarcastic wit, this book is annotated like no other you’re likely to see, with the text—and Dickens himself—given both high praise and the occasional dope-slap when deserved. Lumps and all, A Christmas Carol is a wonderful book for curling up and reading, as well as poking fun with a friend.< Less
The Sarcastically-Annotated A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens By Shane Killian
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Remember what it was like in school? To sit there as an English teacher pontificated in monotones about the brilliance of a subtextual analysis you had no hope of understanding? Wanting to be... More > anywhere else in the world at that moment, than in that classroom being bored out of your skull? A Christmas Carol is perhaps one of the most beloved stories of all time, yet the original Charles Dickens novella remains inaccessible to many even today. The author blames schools and teachers for focusing so much on textual analysis and rote learning, which leaves most students feeling bored and uninterested. With both scholarly interest and sarcastic wit, this book is annotated like no other you’re likely to see, with the text—and Dickens himself—given both high praise and the occasional dope-slap when deserved. Lumps and all, A Christmas Carol is a wonderful book for curling up and reading, as well as poking fun with a friend.< Less
Joseph Conrad's THE NICE GUY OF THE "NARCISSUS" By Joseph Conrad
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At one time, this brilliant novella was one of Joseph Conrad's most frequently read books. However, due to its unfortunate title, it has been unfairly shunned in classrooms for decades. Now, thanks... More > to editor Richard Grayson and East Flatbush University Press, we have a new, non-offensive edition of Conrad's thought-provoking "tale of the sea" that is totally student-friendly. Every instance of the N-word has been scrubbed from the text and replaced with "nice guy" - which is just what West Indian sailor James Wait really is. A classic work of literature is now available for a new generation!< Less
Joseph Conrad's THE NICE GUY OF THE "NARCISSUS" By Joseph Conrad
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At one time, this brilliant novella was one of Joseph Conrad's most frequently read books. However, due to its unfortunate title, it has been unfairly shunned in classrooms for decades. Now, thanks... More > to editor Richard Grayson and East Flatbush University Press, we have a new, non-offensive edition of Conrad's thought-provoking "tale of the sea" that is totally student-friendly. Every instance of the N-word has been scrubbed from the text and replaced with "nice guy" - which is just what West Indian sailor James Wait really is. A classic work of literature is now available for a new generation!< Less
From Deep Sea Diving to Blue Sky Writing By Darryl Bautista
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Introduce children to poetry with this "collection of poems for kids (who dream of flying)". The poet offers 16 poems written over the course of his lifetime starting with his first poem... More > composed at the age of 12. With themes of multiculturalism, Canadian identity childhood imagination and travel, teachers can definitely incorporate these poems into classroom lessons. Parents, too, will enjoy the kid-friendly ideas that encourage wonder and creativity. And children who are budding poets will be inspired to write their own poems. In fact, all will enjoy this text as the poet flies readers from the depths of the seas towards the blue sky and beyond. As an e-book, kids can read the poems on computer screens or choose their own paper for printing. Recommended for readers 10 years of age and up.< Less