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Mathis, Sharon Bell

Overview
Works: 46 works in 129 publications in 4 languages and 9,006 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Poetry  Documentary films  Music 
Roles: Author, Director
Classifications: PZ7.M4284, [FIC]
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Publications about Sharon Bell Mathis
Publications by Sharon Bell Mathis
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Most widely held works by Sharon Bell Mathis
The hundred penny box by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
28 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and held by 3,398 libraries worldwide
Michael's love for his one-hundred-year-old great-great-aunt, who lives with his family, leads him to intercede with his mother who wants to toss out all of Aunt Dew's old things
Teacup full of roses by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
11 editions published between 1972 and 1987 in English and held by 1,221 libraries worldwide
Joe's decision to leave home is prompted by despair over his Mother's blindness to his younger brother's talents and his older brother's drug addiction
Ray Charles by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
8 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 1,214 libraries worldwide
As a young boy he fell in love with music, and as a man, the world fell in love with his music. Ray Charles and his soulful, passionate rhythms and melodies have been embraced around the world for decades. Now, in this beautiful new edition of an award-winning biography, readers can follow Charles from his boyhood, when he lost his sight and learned to read and write music in Braille, until the age of 40, when he had become a world-renowned jazz and blues musician packing auditoriums and stadiums
Sidewalk story by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
16 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in English and held by 998 libraries worldwide
When her best friend's family is evicted from their apartment, a nine-year-old black girl decides to do something about the situation
Listen for the fig tree by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
6 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and held by 831 libraries worldwide
In spite of her blindness and an alcoholic mother, Muffin, with the help of a kind neighbor, celebrates Kwanza and is able to face the future. A sixteen-year-old girl's first celebration of Kwanza gives her a sense of the past and strength to deal with her troubled mother and her own blindness
Red dog, blue fly : football poems by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 488 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems about being on the school football team, from the first kickoff to the championship banquet
Running girl : the diary of Ebonee Rose by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
In her diary Ebonee Rose records her passion for running, her desire to be like the great African American women athletes who have come before her, and her preparations for the All-City Meet
The hundred penny box by Sharon Bell Mathis( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Michael's love for his great-great-aunt who lives with them leads him to intercede with his mother who wants to toss out all her old things
88.9 Radio Redfern ( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
An observational documentary which looks at Sydney's first community Aboriginal radio station, 88.9 Radio Redfern. Set against a backdrop of contemporary Aboriginal music, Radio Redfern offers a special and rare exploration of the people, attitudes and philosophies behind the lead up to a different type of celebration of Australia's Bicentennial Year. Throughout 1988, 88.9 Radio Redfern became an important focal point for communication and solidarity within the Aboriginal community. The film reveals how urban blacks are adapting social structures such as the mass media to serve their needs
La scatola dei cento penny by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in Italian and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Brooklyn story by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
The daughter is hopeful, the son skeptical, when their mother returns home after years of absence
Cartwheels by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Zettie hates the tiny basement apartment she and her mom have in Brooklyn. Then her mom asks Fawn and her mother to move in! There's a gymnastics contest at the Rec. Center and first prize is $50, enough to get back home to South Carolina, but can she win the prize?
The hundred penny box ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Michael's great-great aunt can pick out any penny from her box, look at the year on the penny and tell story after story about that year. When Michael's mother wants to throw the box away, Michael protests because he knows how much it means to Aunt Dew
Teacup full of roses by Sharon Bell Mathis( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Joe's decision to leave home is prompted by despair over his Mother's blindness to his younger brother's talents and his older brother's drug addiction
Exploring all of me. by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Draussen auf der Strasse Lilly Etta u.d. andere Familie by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in German and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Women in science the persistence of gender in Australia by Sharon Bell Mathis( Article )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
This paper outlines the need for adopting a more scientific approach to specifying and assessing academic standards in higher education. Drawing together insights from large-scale studies in Australia, it advances a definition of academic standards, explores potential indicators of academic quality and looks at approaches for setting standards. As learner outcomes need to be placed at the forefront of work on academic standards, this paper concludes by exploring the implications of this position for student assessment and institutional change
The secret lives of us by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Women in science : maximising productivity, diversity and innovation by Sharon Bell Mathis( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Papua New Guinea people in change ( visu )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
An integrated course of study on Papua New Guinea exploring its traditional cultures and how and why cultural change has occurred from the period of Australian colonization through Independence
 
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Alternative Names
Bell Mathis, Sharon 1937-
Bell, Sharon 1937-
マティス, シャロン・ベル
Languages
English (92)
Spanish (3)
German (2)
Italian (1)
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