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Walter Dean Myers

Diane Patrick-Wexler

Walter Dean Myers

by Diane Patrick-Wexler

  • 242 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Bt Bound .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 20th century,
  • African American authors,
  • Authors, American,
  • Biography,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9901792M
    ISBN 100613031318
    ISBN 109780613031318

    Author of over seventy children’s and young adult books, Walter Dean Myers was born Walter Milton Myers on August 12, , in Martinsburg, West Virginia. At age two, Myers’s mother, Mary Green, died, and Florence Brown Dean, his father’s ex-wife and her husband, Herbert Dean, raised him. The main character in the novel Monster by Walter Dean Myers is year-old Steve Harmon who has been arrested and put on trial for his part in a robbery in which a convenience store owner was killed.

    Free download or read online Fallen Angels pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in October 7th , and was written by Walter Dean Myers. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this historical, historical fiction story are,. The book has been awarded with 4/5. Jan 01,  · Walter Milton Meyers is brought to Harlem. The first chapter [of Bad Boy] covers information that Walter Dean Myers obtained through family stories, census records, old photographs, and other records.

    Walter Dean Myers Walter has been writing since childhood and publishing since when he won the Council on Interracial Books for Children contest which resulted in the publication of his first book for children, Where Does the Day Go?, by Parent's Magazine Press. Since then he has published over seventy books for children and young adults. Walter Dean Myers was a famous African-American author of novels for children and adolescents, renowned for his book ‘Monster’. This biography has detailed information about his childhood, profile, career and timeline.


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New York Times bestselling author Walter Dean Myers's last novel, delivers a gripping story based on the life of a real dancer known as Master Juba, who lived in the nineteenth century, and influenced today's tap, jazz, and step dancing.

Throughout his prolific, lauded career, Myers was a life-long champion of diversity in children’s and young adult books. Inaugurated inthe annual Walter Dean Myers Awards for Outstanding Children's Literature recognize diverse authors (or co-authors) whose works feature diverse main characters and address diversity in a meaningful way.

Walter Dean Myers is a New York Times bestselling and critically acclaimed author who has garnered much respect and admiration for his fiction, nonfiction, and poetry for young people. Winner of the first Michael L. Printz Award, he is considered one of the preeminent writers for children. He lives in Jersey City, New Jersey, with his family.

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Walter Dean Myers () was an American writer of children’s books best known for young adult literature. He wrote more than one hundred books including picture books and nonfiction, and was best known for young adult literature.

Juba. A Novel () – Walter Dean Myers’s last novel, delivers a gripping story based on the life of a real dancer known as Master Juba, who lived in the nineteenth century. This engaging historical novel is based on the true story of the meteoric rise of an immensely talented young black dancer, William Henry Lane, who influenced today.

Oct 06,  · Monster study guide contains a biography of Walter Dean Myers, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis. A book review of Monsters of Men.

I'm sorry, this is a short-answer forum designed for text specific questions. We are unable to provide book reviews in this space. Walter Dean Myers’s most popular book is Monster. Walter Dean Myers has books on Goodreads with ratings.

Walter Dean Myers’s most popular book is Monster. Walter Dean Myers has books on Goodreads with ratings. Walter Dean Myers’s most popular book is Monster. Monster is a young adult drama novel by American author Walter Dean Myers and was published by HarperCollins in It was nominated for the National Book Award for Young People's Literature, won the Michael L.

Printz Award inand was named a Author: Walter Dean Myers. Inin his young adult book Monster, Walter Dean Myers introduced readers to a young man named Steve sea-studio.com, sixteen and in prison awaiting a murder trial, is an African American teen and a product of inner city poverty and circumstance.

Walter Dean Myers grew up in Harlem, where Steve is from. Myers has written a number of books and articles, the most notable aside from Monster being Fallen Angels.

He received the Margaret Edwards Award for his body of work inand the Michael L. Printz Award for Monster in Free download or read online Monster pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in April 21stand was written by Walter Dean Myers.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this young adult, fiction story are,/5. Bad Boy is a memoir spanning roughly the first seventeen years of YA writer Walter Dean Myers’s life.

In it, Myers explores how the time he spent growing up in a mixed-race, working-class family in s-ands Harlem impacted his eventual career as a writer. Aug 01,  · Walter Dean Myers -- the complete book list. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards.

May 09,  · 10 videos Play all Monster by Walter Dean Myers What am I doing with my life Inc. Monster by Walter Dean Myers pages - Duration: What am I. Walter Dean Myers is a 2 time sea-studio.com Bestselling Author. Walter Dean Myers (August 12, to July 1, ) is the winner of the first [] Coretta Scott King Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement.

“I am a product of Harlem and of the values, color, toughness, and caring that I. See all books authored by Walter Dean Myers, including Monster, and Fallen Angels, and more on sea-studio.com Scorpions (Newbery Honor Book) Walter Dean Myers $ - $ My Name Is America: The Journal Of Joshua Loper, A Black Cowboy.

Walter Dean Myers $ Walter Dean Myers was the New York Times bestselling author of MONSTER, the winner of the first Michael L. Printz Award; a former National Ambassador for Young People's Literature; and an inaugural NYC Literary Honoree. Myers received every single major award in the field of children's literature.

He was the author of two Newbery Honor Books and six Coretta Scott King Awardees. He was the. Feb 07,  · Check out the trailer for Steppenwolf for Young Adults' production of MONSTER, based on the novel by Walter Dean Myers and adapted for the stage by.

The book opens with a warning from our narrator not to let anybody hear you crying cry at night. Seriously—if you do, you're gonna be a bloody pulp the next time it's light out. Thanks for the pro tip. Our main man checks himself out in the itty-bitty mirror in his jail cell. He doesn't think he looks like himself, which freaks him out.

Jan 27,  · Dallas Grant Ms. Lasley Literature October 17, Book Review The book, Game, by Walter Dean Myers is about a teenager named Drew who knows how to play basketball. Drew and his family watch the news about a killing of 16 and 17 year-old boys trying to rob a store in the New York Harlem Community/5.Monster () About book: The book that im reading is called monster and the author is Walter dean Myers it's a realistic fiction.

The book includes real events that happen in everyday life or in the ghetto. It has a lesson that its goes like you get in trouble cause your in a wrong place at wrong time or you hang with the bad people and there at the somewhere at the wrong sea-studio.com book.Walter Dean Myers is a pioneer of young adult fiction.

His novels about urban teens and the challenges they face have won him both a devoted readership and dozens of book awards.