Thursday, July 16, 2009

Frank McCourt Near Death

According to the Daily News, Frank McCourt, Pulitzer Prize winning author of "Angela's Ashes" and "Teacher Man", is near death. He taught in NYC schools for more than 2 decades, including 17 years at Stuyvesant.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Frank and his family.

1 comment:

Miss Eyre said...

Teacher Man is a really great book. I'm looking at my shelf as we speak and thinking about giving it another spin. I love the story about the boy who wanted to be a farmer against his parents' wishes.