Pickering recommended reading his book â€œnot in one sitting.â€ I think I know why. Itâ€™s because the book is mostly fluff and youâ€™d realize it right away and want to take the book back. Itâ€™s a hardback book for only $12, but stillâ€¦
The character vignettes are unique. The work itself is more a series of ruminations. It doesnâ€™t seem to be deep at all. That could, of course, be because I am not a beginning teacher, but a veteran of a one room schoolhouse, four colleges, three high schools, and two middle schools.