Sharon M. Draper: Embracing Literacy

Title

Sharon M. Draper: Embracing Literacy

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Description

In Sharon M. Draper: Embracing Literacy, author KaaVonia Hinton reveals how Draper became an exceptional teacher and writer, and how she uses her writing to urge young people to embrace literacy. Hinton also explores how Draper has made a lasting contribution to the field of young adult literature. This book-length study examines both her life and work and will benefit all students, teachers, and scholars in the field of young adult literature… [From Amazon.com]

ISBN

9780810859852

Publication Date

2009

Publisher

Scarecrow Press

City

Lanham, Maryland

Keywords

Sharon Mills Draper, American authors, African American women authors, Young adult fiction, Teachers and teaching

Disciplines

American Literature | Junior High, Intermediate, Middle School Education and Teaching | Language and Literacy Education | Secondary Education and Teaching