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Meet the Author: Sharon Robinson
January 25 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM| Free
Sharon Robinson will discuss and sign her book, The Hero Two Doors Down, based on a true story about her father, Jackie Robinson, and 8-year old Dodgers fan, Steve Satlow. The Hero Two Doors Down, on the Sunshine State Young Readers Award list for grades 3–5, is a story about baseball, friendship and breaking racial barriers. Robinson is also the author of Under the Same Sun, Testing the Ice, Slam Dunk! and several nonfiction books about baseball legend Jackie Robinson. She is the education consultant for Major League Baseball, managing the character initiative called “Breaking Barriers: In Sports, In Life.” Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.