Tears of A Tiger, by Sharon M. Draper. Essay by Aaron8634, High School, 10th grade, A-, June 2004. download word file, 3 pages, 4.5. Downloaded 33 times. Keywords Novel, Soviet Union, Novels, best friend, tyranny. 0 Like 0 Tweet. Life can seam so horrible at times. Sometimes you just don't think you can even go on anymore. That's how life was for Andy in the novel Tears of a Tiger by Sharon.