38 Results
38 Results
Out of my mind —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills), author.
Book
2010
10 available of 26 items

Considered by many to be mentally retarded, a brilliant, impatient fifth-grader with cerebral palsy discovers a technological device that will allow her to speak for the first time.

Blended —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills), author.
Book
2018
5 available of 19 items

Piano-prodigy Isabella, eleven, whose black father and white mother struggle to share custody, never feels whole, especially as racial tensions affect her school, her parents both become engaged, and she and her stepbrot...

Stella by starlight —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2015
1 available of 7 items

When a burning cross set by the Klan causes panic and fear in 1932 Bumblebee, North Carolina, fifth-grader Stella must face prejudice and find the strength to demand change in her segregated town.

Blended —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills), author, narrator.
Book On CD
2018
2 available of 3 items

Piano-prodigy Isabella, eleven, whose black father and white mother struggle to share custody, never feels whole, especially as racial tensions affect her school, her parents both become engaged, and she and her stepbrot...

Copper sun —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2006
5 available of 5 items

Two fifteen-year-old girls--one a slave and the other an indentured servant--escape their Carolina plantation and try to make their way to Fort Moses, Florida, a Spanish colony that gives sanctuary to slaves.

The buried bones mystery —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2006
20 available of 21 items

After the neighborhood basketball court is vandalized, Ziggy and his friends decide to form a club called the Black Dinosaurs and build their clubhouse in Ziggy's backyard.

Sassy : the birthday storm —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2009
1 available of 2 items

While in Florida to celebrate her Grammy's birthday, nine-and-a-half-year-old Sassy worries that an approaching hurricane will ruin not only the party, but a nest of sea turtle eggs, as well. Includes facts about hurrica...

The dazzle disaster dinner party —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2010
0 available of 1 items

Sassy Simone Sanford plans a fabulous dinner party for her fourth grade class, but it turns into a recipe for disaster when her dog eats the food, her friends make a mess, and the new girl in school is missing.

The backyard animal show —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2006
1 available of 2 items

After rescuing an orphaned deer, Ziggy and the Black Dinosaurs club members decide to stage a neighborhood animal show to raise money for the local wildlife rescue center.

Panic —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2013
8 available of 9 items

As rehearsals begin for the ballet version of Peter Pan, the teenaged members of an Ohio dance troupe lose their focus when one of their own goes missing.

Out of my mind —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills), author.
Book On CD
2016
1 available of 1 items

Melody is not like most people. She cannot walk or talk, but she has a photographic memory. She can remember every detail of everything she has ever experienced. She is smarter than most of the adults who try to diagnose...

Double Dutch —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2002
0 available of 1 items

Three eighth-grade friends, preparing for the International Double Dutch Championship jump rope competition in their home town of Cincinnati, Ohio, cope with Randy's missing father, Delia's inability to read, and Yo Yo's...

Tears of a tiger —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
1994
17 available of 17 items

The death of high school basketball star Rob Washington in an automobile accident affects the lives of his close friend Andy, who was driving the car, and many others in the school.

Sassy : Little Sister is not my name —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2009
13 available of 13 items

Fashion-savy Sassy does not like being the smallest student in her fourth-grade class, until a family emergency calls for a pint-sized hero.

Lost in the tunnel of time —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2006
19 available of 19 items

Ziggy and the rest of the Black Dinosaurs are thrilled to find out that there is a tunnel under their school that was once used by the Underground Railroad, and decide to check it out.

November blues —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2007
4 available of 4 items

A teenaged boy's death in a hazing accident has lasting effects on his pregnant girlfriend and his guilt-ridden cousin, who gives up a promising music career to play football during his senior year in high school.

Forged by fire —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
1998
6 available of 6 items

Teenage Gerald, who has spent years protecting his fragile half-sister from their abusive father, faces the prospect of one final confrontation before the problem can be solved.

Darkness before dawn —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2002
8 available of 8 items

Recovering from the recent suicide of her ex-boyfriend, senior class president Keisha Montgomery finds herself attracted to a dangerous, older man.

The space mission adventure —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2006
5 available of 5 items

Ziggy and the other members of the Black Dinosaurs go to space camp where they learn about the space program and speculate about the existence of extraterrestrial beings.

Stars and sparks on stage —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2012
2 available of 2 items

Ziggy, Jerome, Rashawn, and Rico are sure they will win the talent show and the prize money to fix up their clubhouse. A moral dilemma develops when they realize another contestant may need the prize money even more.

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