NC Bookwatch

Sharon Draper, Out Of My Mind

Season 15 Episode 1511 | 26m 46s  | Video has closed captioning.

We are going to meet an 11-year-old girl who is so afflicted with Cerebral Palsy that she can hardly move and cannot speak. Although she may be smartest person in her school, she is treated as though she has no intellectual potential until... we’ll let her tell her own story through her fictional biography, as written by Sharon Draper who will talk to us about her book, “Out of My Mind."

Aired: 09/14/12

Rating: NR

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