18 Results
18 Results
A splash of red : the life and art of Horace Pippin —Bryant, Jen, 1960-

Presents an illustrated introduction to the life and work of artist Horace Pippin, describing his childhood love for drawing and the World War I injury that challenged his career.

Above the rim : how Elgin Baylor changed basketball —Bryant, Jen, 1960- author.

"Though not as widely known as other basketball legends, hall-of-famer Elgin Baylor was one of the game's all-time greatest players--an innovative athlete, team player, and quiet force for change. A member of the early, ...

Louis Braille : inventor —Bryant, Jen, 1960-

A biography of the nineteenth-century Frenchman, accidentally blinded as a child, who originated the raised dot system of reading and writing used by the blind throughout the world.

Feed your mind : a story of August Wilson

Like many of August Wilson's plays, this story is told in two acts, revealing how Wilson grew up to be one of the most influential American playwrights.

Kaleidoscope eyes —Bryant, Jen, 1960-

In 1968, with the Vietnam War raging, thirteen-year-old Lyza inherits a project from her deceased grandfather, who had been using his knowledge of maps and the geography of Lyza's New Jersey hometown to locate the lost t...

Pieces of Georgia : a novel —Bryant, Jen, 1960-

In journal entries to her mother, a gifted artist who died suddenly, thirteen-year-old Georgia McCoy reveals how her life changes after she receives an anonymous gift membership to a nearby art museum.

Six dots a story of young Louis Braille

The lively text and inspired paintings that make up this biography stunningly reveal the blind boy who was so determined to read that he invented his own alphabet.

Zoe McCully, park ranger —Bryant, Jen, 1960-

Describes the life of a park ranger who is also a busy mother.

The fortune of Carmen Navarro —Bryant, Jen, 1960-

In this modern-day resetting of the story on which the opera, Carmen, was based, four teens tell of half-gypsy Carmen, who believes she will become a famous singer, military cadet Ryan's passion for her, and their best f...

Above the Rim : How Elgin Baylor Changed Basketball —Bryant, Jen, 1960- author.

The story of Elgin Baylor, basketball icon and civil rights advocate, from an all-star team Hall-of-famer Elgin Baylor was one of basketball's all-time-greatest players -- an innovative athlete, team player, and quiet fo...

Feed Your Mind : A Story of August Wilson —author. Bryant, Jen, 1960-

A celebration of August Wilson's journey from a child in Pittsburgh to one of America's greatest playwrights August Wilson (1945-2005) was a two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright who had a particular talent for capt...

Sharon Oehler, pediatrician —Bryant, Jen, 1960-

Portrays the everyday life of a hard-working pediatrician who is also a busy mother raising a family.

Ubel Velez, lawyer —Bryant, Jen, 1960-

Portrays the everyday life of a hard-working Hispanic-American lawyer who is also a busy mother raising a family.