Sharon M. Draper




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Sharon M. Draper

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Sharon M. Draper is a professional educator as well as an accomplished writer. She has been honored as the National Teacher of the Year, is a five-time winner of the Coretta Scott King Literary Award, and is a New York Times bestselling author. She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio.



Sharon Draper: Two Books, Top Ten, Two Weeks in a Row. Sharon M. Draper is an award-winning (and prolific) author. She's also an educator, speaker, poet and National Teacher of the Year. On July 27th, her bookOut of My Mindhit the number 2 spot in the Children's and Teen section of the Amazon Kindle store. The following week, on August 3,Copper Sunwas #10 in the Juvenile section of EBooks.com.... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 4.25 · 89,634 ratings · 13,483 reviews · 33 distinct works · Similar authors
Out of My Mind
4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 43,543 ratings — published 2010 — 23 editions
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Tears of a Tiger (Hazelwood...
4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 9,509 ratings — published 1994 — 19 editions
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Copper Sun
4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 7,877 ratings — published 2006 — 10 editions
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Forged by Fire (Hazelwood H...
4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 5,872 ratings — published 1997 — 17 editions
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Romiette and Julio
3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 4,589 ratings — published 1999 — 14 editions
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Darkness Before Dawn (Hazel...
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 3,799 ratings — published 2001 — 16 editions
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November Blues (Jericho, #2)
4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 2,813 ratings — published 2007 — 11 editions
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The Battle of Jericho (Jeri...
4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 2,770 ratings — published 2003 — 13 editions
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Just Another Hero (Jericho,...
4.26 of 5 stars 4.26 avg rating — 1,542 ratings — published 2000 — 10 editions
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Panic
3.34 of 5 stars 3.34 avg rating — 1,737 ratings — published 2013 — 8 editions
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4.003164556962025 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 316 ratings

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November 2009, Sharon M. Draper
" Quick Start SS: How would you describe your life in only 8 words? SD: learner teacher wife mom grammy writer encourager inspirer SS: What is your motto or maxim? SD: I learned to dream through reading, learned to create dreams through writing, and lear..." ...More

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“What's right isn't always popular, and whats popular isn't always right.”
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“Words have always swirled around me like snowflakes-each one delicate and different, each one melting untouched in my hands.”
Sharon M. Draper, Out of My Mind

“Do not let anyone stop you from succeding”
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