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The Giraffe’s Neck by Judith Schalansky

Translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside Five words from the blurb: teacher, scorns, students, species, succeed The Giraffe’s Neck is narrated by Frau Lomark, a biology teacher who believes that Darwin’s principle of evolution should be applied to humans. She thinks that most teachers waste their time indulging their less-able pupils; whilst she prefers […]