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The Abstinence Teacher


A sharp, funny and beautifully observed satire about the disturbing influence of the Christian right so from one of America's most cherished authors. Ruth Ramsey went too far. She hadn't noticed the changing climate. A Sex Ed teacher "championing" oral sex!? Not now, not in this America! Cherished by her high school pupils as someone who'd tell it straight, after one innocent classroom indiscretion Ruth suddenly finds the curriculum she has taught for nigh on 15 years worryingly out of vogue. It seems these days the kids ...

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The Abstinence Teacher
2009, HarperPerennial, London

ISBN-13: 9780007261017

Mass-market paperback

Abstinence Teacher
2008, St. Martins Press-3pl, New York

ISBN-13: 9780312363543

Trade paperback

The Abstinence Teacher
2008, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780007261000

Trade paperback

The Abstinence Teacher
2008, Vintage Books Canada

ISBN-13: 9780307356376

Trade paperback

The Abstinence Teacher
2007, St. Martin's Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780312358334


The Abstinence Teacher
2007, MacMillan Audio, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781427201911

Audiobook CD

The Abstinence Teacher
2007, Center Point, Thorndike, ME

ISBN-13: 9781602850750

Large type / large print


The Abstinence Teacher
2007, Random House Canada

ISBN-13: 9780307356369


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