A Year On the Brink

A Year on the Brink recounts a year in the life of veteran middle school teacher,Randi Jacobs. Month by month, September to June, the day-to-day challenge of trying to live a balanced life, while striving to remain a consummate professional, are intertwined with the issues besetting public education and the dramas and traumas, both large and small, of often misunderstood and underestimated early adolescents. Set in the affluent coastal community of Manhattan Beach, California the plot ebbs and flows, revealing both the struggles and joys of a dedicated classroom teacher who is gradually coming to the realization that it may be time to retire.

Book Details

Book Title: A Year On the Brink

Book Author: Ms. Jean Anne Turner

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