Teacher Appreciation During a Pandemic

By Candice Chaplin | May 5 2020 | MerchandiseGames

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week, and families everywhere have a fresh understanding of the incredible job teachers do each day. During the pandemic, our children’s teachers are not only learning new ways to do their jobs, but taking care of their own families simultaneously. This year more than ever might be the right time to express gratitude to these everyday heroes. This title list supplies great suggestions for booksellers who want to promote this idea to the many parents seeking to thank educators for their role in shaping our childrens’ minds.

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Gmorning, Gnight!
Little Pep Talks for Me & You
From the creator and star of Hamilton, with beautiful illustrations by Jonny Sun, comes a book of affirmations to inspire readers at the beginning and end of each day.
$24.00 US
Oct 16, 2018
Random House
US, Canada, Open Mkt

The Book of Joy
Lasting Happiness in a Changing World
Two great spiritual masters, Nobel laureates, and dear friends teach us how how to live with joy even in the face of adversity.
$28.00 US
Sep 20, 2016
US, Opn Mkt (no CAN)

A Card Game for Pun Lovers
From rising comedy superstar Jo Firestone, Punderdome is a lively judge-based card game in the spirit of Apples to Apples and Cards Against Humanity.
$20.00 US
Jun 21, 2016
Clarkson Potter

Moonwalking with Einstein
The Art and Science of Remembering Everything
The blockbuster phenomenon that charts an amazing journey of the mind while revolutionizing our concept of memory“Highly entertaining.” —Adam Gopnik, The New Yorker“Funny, curious, erudite, and full of useful details about ancient techniques of training memory.” —The Boston GlobeAn instant bestseller that has now become a classic, Moonwalking with Einstein recounts Joshua Foer's yearlong quest to improve his memory under the tutelage of top "mental athletes." He draws on cutting-edge research, a surprising cultural history of remembering, and venerable tricks of the mentalist's trade to transform our understanding of human memory. From the United States Memory Championship to deep within the author's own mind, this is an electrifying work of journalism that reminds us that, in every way that matters, we are the sum of our memories.
$18.00 US
Feb 28, 2012
Penguin Books
US, Canada, Open Mkt