Contributor biographical information for Ziggy and the Black Dinosaurs : lost in the tunnel of time / by Sharon M. Draper ; illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson.
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Sharon Draper is a two-time Coretta Scott King Award-winning author, most recently for Copper Sun, and previously for Forged by Fire. She's also the recipient of the Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe Author Award for New Talent for Tears of a Tiger and the Coretta Scott King Author Honor for The Battle of Jericho and November Blues. Her other books include Romiette and Julio, Darkness Before Dawn, and Double Dutch. She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, where she taught high school English for twenty-five years. She's a popular conference speaker, addressing educational and literary groups both nationally and internationally. For more information visit her online at www.sharondraper.com.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Underground Railroad -- Juvenile fiction.
Underground Railroad -- Fiction.
Schools -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.