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Sharon Draper

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Sharon Draper in an African-American author of young adult fiction. She is a two time winner of the Coretta Scott King Award, and is best known for her novel Darkness Before Dawn.
She writes fiction, primarily for teenagers, but some for ages 8-12. See the related link for more information about her.
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Paul Humphreys, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Virginia has the best answer that I have found at http://people.virginia.edu/~pwh2a/dutch%20book%20origins.doc He traces the usage of the term back as far as 1942: "the first edition of The American Thesaurus of Slang. Lester V. Berrey and…
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Amari receives the help of an already enslaved women who looks after Amari and tells her that she must live on. Later on in the book Amari is sold to a rich farm owner who buys her for his son's 16 Birthday present. Amari is raped almost everyday by that boy and one day she finally escapes. When she…
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Sharon mills draper was born on April 11 1952
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in chp 7 amari and the captives got forced onto the boats and are on their way to being soldby kimberly Patterson of kipp ascend
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Sharon Simon is a well known author. She has written several novels about horses. She does not list her birth date on her official bio.
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The Setting is Cincinnati and it is throughout the whole story
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What is the setting of forged by fire
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"I feel like a broken drum-hollow, crushed, unable to make a sound" "Long as you remember, chile, nothin' ain't really ever gone"
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They treat him better than before, but eventually Andy can't take it, and shoots himself while laying down in his bed.
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Sharon draper grew up around lots of books. her mother catherine mills worked as and classifed advertising manager for the Cleveland plain dealer. her farther victor mills is an hotel maitred head waiter and they would read to her every night and day they had an chance when she was young. as Sharon …
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The setting in Forged by Fire is 1990-Present Cincinnati. The author is never really specific on what year it is.
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Daughter of Victor Mills, and Catherine Mills.
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The setting in Forged by Fire is never specified beyond being in Cincinnati, Ohio, sometime from the 1990's to present. The author, Sharon Draper, never gives a specific date, though it was first published in 1997.
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Her full name is Sharon Miller Draper.
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in clevland Ohio in clevland Ohio  in clevland Ohio  in clevland Ohio  in clevland Ohio  in clevland Ohio
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April 11,1952
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Teacher and author, Sharon Mills Draper, was born in Cleveland, Ohio on April 11, 1952. Draper attended school at Pepperdine University.
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Sharon Draper was born in Cleveland, Ohio.
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nooooooo idea. good question. instead of this janky website. go to google like a real man
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The plot is when they make a plan to avoid the Toliver Twins
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If you want to read a free version, you should check out google books. Just go to google and type in the title and who its by and one of the options should say go to google books. There are other places you can go if you type in free online version of... but some websites only give you certain pages…
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There are 192 pages in the book Tears of a Tiger.
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Forged by Fire is a novel that was written by Sharon M. Draper. The book tells the story of a boy named Gerald and the problems he faces after his aunt dies. The book was published in 1997.
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Does anybody know the answerer's? This is ridiculous.
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sharon kay creech
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i do not know where the setting is but i do know is starts March 30 2008
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The story is about a boy named Gerald who has to move in with his mother and new stepdad who is abusive and an alcoholic.
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yes Sharon draper have 4 kids
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Sharon Draper has actually only won the Coretta Scott King Award (CSKA) award twice. She first won the CSKA 1998 for Forged by Fire and then again in 2007 for Copper Sun. Draper has been a CSKA Honor in 2004 for The Battle of Jericho and in 2008 for November Blues.
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a book about a little boy, Gerald, getting abused by his mother. then he catches the house on fire, his mother gets sent to jail and he moves in with his Aunt Queen but 6 years later she dies of a heart attack. he move in with his little sister Angel, his mom, Monique, and his step dad, Jordan. and …
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In The Book Tears Of The A Tiger Andy Girlfriend Name Was Keisha
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the characters are andy,kiesha,gerald,b.j.,monty,dr.carrothers
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yes she is married'
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Sharon m draper is fifty five years old and is turning fifty six in April
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No, Sharon Draper does not have any kids. She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, with her husband and a golden retriever named Honey. yes, actually Sharon draper has 4 KIDS with her husband Larry :D
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she's 59 :)
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No she does not.
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Yes she is married to Larry Draper
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The theme of copper sun is that beauty is not whats on the outsid ebut the inside. I say this because they already had come up with a solution to how amari would act because she was African and what they would call ugly.
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aclomplished writer.national teacher of the year,five time winer of the Coretta Scote King Lierary Award, New York times best seller...........etc
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"Long as you remember chile, ain't nothin' ever gone" Teenie "I feel like a drum-hollow, crushed, unable to make a sound." Amari (found on page 25)
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The main characters in forged by fire are Gerald and his little sister, Angel.
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The main characters are:November Nelson (Josh's ex girlfriend)Jericho Prescott (Josh's cousin)Minor Characters:April Nelson (November's mother)Dana Wolfe (November's best friend)Olivia Thigpen(November and Dana's new friend/Jericho's love intrest)Josh (only metioned throughout the book since he died…
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She never died! She is still alive as of 2012.
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April 3 ,1991
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November is the main character. She gets pregnant by her now dead boyfriend, Josh. She becomes close friends with Olivia Thigpen & her other best friend, Dana. Josh's cousin, Jericho is also close to her & he promises to be there for her during her pregnancy. Other characters are Mr. & M…
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Sharon Drapers parents names are Catherine Mills (mother) and Victor Mills (father)
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the authors point of view in the book forged by fire is dodo
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The answer is - Gerald is filled with anger and saddness because of all that he has been through in life.
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The book is about Gerald and his stepfather who is sexually abusing his little sister ANGEL. Gerald must not only protect himself but also his little sister and somehow rise above the dire family circumstances.
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Here are some of the characters:NovemberJerichoDanaOliviaJosh- (never in book but... is talked about A LOT)Josh's ParentsNovembers momNovembers BrotherBand TeacherFootball CoachETC.Hope that helps!!!! :D Love, ???
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In the book, Double Dutch, it does not specify what Delia wears. If it did it would beacause different outfit everyday, because people usually change their clothes often. Also, she might wear a sports outfit for her double dutch practices and competitions.
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The book Copper Sun is told by a slave named Amari and an indentured servant named Polly. The book has eleven parts in which Amari and Polly take turns telling what is going on in the book. The book is told in third person limited through Amari and Polly through the eleven different parts.
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No! Sharon M Draper has not died.
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Sharon M. Draper, a writer, attended howard University's school of education. She was also noted to have attended Pepperdine University for her undergrad.
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Amari Afi Polly Teenie Tidbit Clay
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She wrote 29 books.
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Sharon Draper is famous because of her many book, poems,and short stories she writes and receives awards for
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Keisha Montgomery, Monty Jackson, Rhonda, Tyrone, Jonathan Hathaway, Leon Hawkins, Jalani, Angel (Tyrone's sister), Joyelle (Real name Kiara; Rob's sister), Edna, B. J. , Mr. Hathaway, and I think that's it. Hope that helped!! :)
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Jordan, Angel and Gerald are all protagonists.
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Gerald is the protagonist in the book. He is the hero of the story.
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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shes the girl who gets raped by Johnathan the second time
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Romiette and Julio were kidnapped by the gang at school. Julio saved Romiette from drowning in the lake. He dragged her to shore, where his dad and Romiette's father found them lying under a fallen tree from the storm the night before.
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Copper Sun was written by Coretta Scott King in 2006. The main idea was to show what a teenage girl will have to go through as a slave.
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Gerald, Angel, Jordan, and Monique mostly, but Aunt Queen and Darryl Washington could also be considered important. 
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nowhere it is illegal and you shouldn't do it
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Location e.g time and where it was set
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In a small village in Africa called Ziavi.
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the theme of this book is no matter what happens (in her case life changing events) always keep your head up .she constantly was pushed down and tortured .in certain points her main goal changes which changes the theme but during the duration of the time she spent on the plantation her goal was to e…
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Sharon Mills Draper & Sharon M. Draper
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November Blues Just Another Hero The Battle of Jericho Copper Sun
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Hazelwood High School in Atlanta Georgia
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ummm..... Romiette and Julio goes through mostly everything together and likes eachother for who they are
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rob was kilt
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Amari although the other protagonist could be Polly the indentured servant that has to get along with Amari
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lost, guilty, confused, depressed, sad, SUICIDAL
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Having not read the book, from the snippet found online, he died from a hazing ritual.
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Cincinnati Ohio
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Sharon is married but she don't have no children.
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They plan to record footage of the devil dogs bad doing and report it to the police
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Romance violence bravery fear
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sharon m draper was influenced by a student in her class. the student told her to publish her story in a contest so she did and later on she got a phone call telling her that she won first place.
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