Open library is an initiative of the internet archive, a 501c3 nonprofit, building a digital library of internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Jan 01, 2005 sharon robinson is jackie robinson s daughter and the director of educational programming for major league baseball. She proves her talent for both in this book that entertains as it touches the heart. Our customer support representatives are safe at home by sharon robinson book report available 247 for your help, be it night or day. Apr 15, 2020 in the meantime lets just stay home and stay safe. I am delighted that senators casey dpa, with senators blumenthal dct and klobuchar dmn as cosponsors, and congresswoman schakowsky dil introduced the stop tipovers of unstable, risky dressers on youth act or sturdy act see news reports here and here. Lookup sharons current home address, relatives, mobile phone number and email address. Jackie robinson was an outstanding athlete, a devoted family man and a dedicated civil rights activist. Discount prices on books by sharon robinson, including titles like honor in the modern world. In sports, in life a baseballthemed national character education curriculum designed to empower students to. She is the author of a memoir, stealing home, and is the creator of breaking barriers, an inschool program of major league baseball, the major league baseball players association, and scholastic. Book fairs scholastic education trade publishing international about scholastic customer service contact us. Sharon robinson find contact information, public records, and much more.
The personal information that is included in the full report could contain schools that they attended, degrees earned. Book awards book club selections books by author books by series coming soon kids books new releases teens books this months biggest new. Sharon robinson reflects on touring with leonard cohen. This book by jackie robinsons daughter follows a boy who learns how not to give up when something is hard. Child of the dream a memoir of 1963 by daughter of baseball. Sharon robinson phone number, email, current address. Apr 29, 2016 our new desktop experience was built to be your music destination. Dec 09, 2014 sharon robinson will sign copies of on tour with leonard cohen at the morrison hotel gallery from 1 to 4 p. Jackie robinson, is the author of several books for young readers. Admirers of tougher, edgier music may wish to steer.
Still, he made friends at summer camp and hes eager to see them at. Safe at home is sharon robinsons first novel, though she is no novice at either writing or baseball. After the death of his father, elijah breeze, a tenyearold african american boy, moves back to new york city with his mother and attends a summer baseball camp as he tries to make new friends and adapt to urban ways. Sharon robinson was born in 1950 to a famous father. Robinson is the head of the city of milwaukees department of administration. Sharon robinson kaye, 62 burlington, ky background report. Sharon robinson adds a daughters view to this years fiftiethanniversary commemoration of jackie robinsons breaking of baseballs color barrier in 1947. This quote is said by the main character nick in this book called safe at home by mike lupica. Home posts tagged sharon robinson archive ages 03 ages 48 ages 912 book lists cultural wisdom current affairs featured content teens. In the book safe at home by mike lupica is about a kid named nick crandall and he is 12 years old and he has foster parents.
Resources for this book save to list other books you might like related book resources. Sharon robinson shares memories of her famous father in this warm loving biography of the man who broke the color barrier in baseball. The jackie robinson in the book seems just as kind and thoughtful as the real jackie sounded in interviews and news stories. View phone numbers, addresses, public records, background check reports and possible arrest records for sharon robinson. Sep 01, 2007 safe at home is sharon robinson s first novel, though she is no novice at either writing or baseball. To ask other readers questions about safe at home, please sign up. Sharon robinson will sign copies of on tour with leonard cohen at the morrison hotel gallery from 1 to 4 p. Ag ford is a new york times bestselling artist and winner of the naacp award. Sharons other books include novels and picture books.
I love baseball, thats why, more than ill ever love school, and thats another thing about me that is never going to change, no matter how hard you try. Sharon robinson 1 1950 baseball administrator, author childhood lived in public eye 2. Interdisciplinary perspectives honor and obligation in liberal society. She really captures the spirit of harlem and her people, and especially young jumper, who is dealing with the impossible situation of losing a parent and. Sharon robinson kaye, 62 burlington, ky background. The sequel to safe at home and a highinterest sports novel from the author of promises to keep.
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As founder and consultant, sharon, mlb, and scholastic comanage breaking barriers. Sharon robinson reflects on touring with leonard cohen the cowriter of everybody knows and waiting for the miracles looks back on the celebrated grand tour of 2008 to 20. Sharon robinson addresses the importance of literacy at the 2016 library of. View phone numbers, addresses, public records, background check reports and possible arrest records for sharon robinson in tulsa, ok. Grammy winning songwriter, singer and pianist sharon robinson has worked and toured with leonard cohen since 1979. Join facebook to connect with sharon robinson and others you may know. E verybody knows sharon robinson, even if they dont realise it she cowrote everybody knows, the mournful yet moreish 1988 earworm that reaffirmed leonard.
A highinterest sports novel from the author of promises to keep. Sharon robinson in tulsa, ok 11 records found whitepages. In this book nick is the main character and he is trying to play on varsity as a catcher, but the varsity players want someone their own age playing with them. Jackie robinson, the first african american to play major. Sharon robinson, 47 atlanta, ga background report at mylife. Safe at home by sharon robinson goodreads share book. I rated this book a four out of five because it was difficult to understand at the beginning. Robinson discussed this situation in her book stealing home. The storm in your eyes, safe and a fragile love epitomise delicacy and grace. In january 1963, sharon robinson turns thirteen the night before. Oct 27, 2009 home posts tagged sharon robinson archive ages 03 ages 48 ages 912 book lists cultural wisdom current affairs featured content teens. Customer support safe at home by sharon robinson book report alltime availability.
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In sports, in life a baseballthemed national character education curriculum that helps empower students to face obstacles in their lives. Aug 09, 20 sharon robinson and leonard cohen on a warm evening in paris, 15,000 people are packed into the bercy concert hall for the opening night of leonard cohens latest tour. In sports, in life a baseballthemed national character education curriculum designed to empower students to face obstacles in their lives. Nick goes throw rough times but he gets through them. When his mother moves him from the suburbs to her childhood home in harlem after his fathers death, elijah finds the transition a difficult one. The program includes a national essay contest for students in grades 49 and throughout mlbs rbi program. The author explores the fascinating circumstances surrounding jackie robinson s breakthrough. Jumper struggles in his new life, but hes encouraged by the support of his coach and by his grandmas wisdom. Her photographic biography for children, promises to keep. Jul 12, 2017 sharon robinson reflects on touring with leonard cohen the cowriter of everybody knows and waiting for the miracles looks back on the celebrated grand tour of 2008 to 20. Our new desktop experience was built to be your music destination. Safe at home by mike lupica by ryan pierce on prezi. Sharon robinson, daughter of baseball great jackie robinson, shares an inspirational story about her family in tanzania.
Sharon robinson and leonard cohen on a warm evening in paris, 15,000 people are packed into the bercy concert hall for the opening night of leonard cohens latest tour. Sharon robinson is jackie robinsons daughter and the director of educational programming for major league baseball. In this lively sequel to safe at home, elijah jumper breeze is settling into his new home in harlemthough it hasnt been easy since his father died and his mother moved them from the suburbs. The author explores the fascinating circumstances surrounding jackie robinsons breakthrough. Personal website for sharon robinson view the website share. The author of several nonfiction books about her father, jackie robinson promises to keep. She cowrote and produced cohens 2001 album, ten new songs, named one of rolling stones top 100 albums of the decade, and coauthored the cohen classics everybody knows and waiting for the miracle. This book is dedicated to the real kids program at harlem rbi reviving baseball in inner cities. Sharon robinson has captivated readers with her memoir stealing home harper collins publishers, 1996, her recounting of growing up in the public eye, and jackies nine scholastic, 2001, a book for young readers about the nine heartfelt, hardwon values that helped her father, jackie robinson, achieve his goals. The author has changed some details one character is a composite, but readers may find themselves hoping every word is accurate. Sharon robinson books, author biography, and reading level.1213 1343 1391 1426 1167 590 144 581 1352 79 431 1534 23 337 1465 561 593 278 271 399 416 548 216 890 1131 818 1162 777 998 755 394 410 1242 1035