Hazelwood High
Books in series3
UNABRIDGED
(4.5 based on 174 ratings)
  • 1
    Tears of a Tiger | Sharon M. Draper

    Tears of a Tiger

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Sharon M. Draper
    • Narrated By J. D. Jackson, Cornell Womack, Kevin R. Free, and others
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (88)
    Performance
    (66)
    Story
    (66)

    The night that changes everything in Andy's life begins as a great time. His basketball team wins a big game, and he and his best friend have some cold brews stashed in the car, just waiting for the rolling party to begin. Nothing anyone can say or do afterwards will convince Andy that what happens next isn't his fault.

    A memory of my high school book I read.

    I was so surprised to remember I used to read this when I was in high school for the first time. Sharon Draper was my favorite author at the time sinc..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 10 2017 by Lord Han moreno (Florida)
  • 2
    Forged by Fire | Sharon M. Draper

    Forged by Fire

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 44 mins)
    • By Sharon M. Draper
    • Narrated By Thomas Penny
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (70)
    Performance
    (57)
    Story
    (56)

    Gerald is only three years old when his mama leaves him alone in the house while she visits her drug dealer. He finds the hot thing she uses to light her cigarettes and in no time, the house is ablaze. Mama is sent to prison, and Gerald goes to live with his Aunt Queen. When he turns nine, Gerald unhappily learns that his mama is being released from jail and wants her son back. Suddenly, he must switch from a loving home to a household dominated by his abusive stepfather.

    Forged By Fire

    This is a very good book. But parents beware it has some pretty graphic stuff on molestation and child abuse. My 11 year old said it was one of the..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 29 2011 by dctoo (Escondido, CA, United States)
  • 3
    Darkness Before Dawn | Sharon M. Draper

    Darkness Before Dawn

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By Sharon M. Draper
    • Narrated By Sisi Aisha Johnson
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (16)
    Performance
    (13)
    Story
    (13)

    Keisha Montgomery's junior year was devastating. But Keisha is getting her life back on track. She's been elected senior class president, and she has met Jonathan Hathaway, the new 23-year-old track coach. Tall and handsome, Jonathan actually talks to Keisha like she's a woman instead of a girl. But when this forbidden relationship takes a frightening turn, Keisha once again finds herself plunged into the darkness she has worked so hard to escape.

    BAD!

    This audio recording IS TOO SLOW. My students were immediately bored with it. Do not download if you do not have to. Waste of money!

    Reviewed on January 03 2011 by Katelyn (NORWALK, CT, United States)