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Walter dean myers (born walter milton myers august 12, 1937 – july 1, 2014) was an american writer of children's books best known for young adult literature. 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. Walter dean myers questions including what is the name of walter dean myers' mom and dad and what are the names of walter dean myers kids.
Pseudonyms:stacie williamsstacie johnsonwalter dean myers was born on august 12, 1937 in martinsburg, west virginia but moved to harlem with his fost. Monster by walter dean myers was a story written as a movie script along with a few journal entries read more published 1 month ago marissa thompson.
Walter dean myers discovered at an early age that books could take him to places beyond his neighborhood in this exclusive video interview with reading rockets, walter dean myers talks. Walter dean myers got the idea for monster while he watched the trial of a 17 year old accused of armed robbery walter dean myers' birth name is walter milton myers. Author walter dean myers died on tuesday at the age of 76 after a brief illness, publisher harpercollins said in a statement myers was the author of more than 100 books for children and.
Walter dean myers, an african-american writer born on 12 august 1937 in martinsburg, west virginia, lost his mother when he was only three this traumatic event led to the youngster's being. Slam by walter dean myers summary greg harris or slam is a high school student from inner city harlem he fits in, has a lot of friends, and plays basketball for the best team in the. Walter dean myers is to be named the national ambassador for young people’s literature, a choice that represents a departure from his predecessors. Here is a review of the teen novel shooter by walter dean myers that delivers a powerful message about bullying, and why school violence may occur. 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. Jeremiah’s song by walter dean myers / i knowed my cousin ellie was gonna be mad when macon / smith come around to the house she didn’t have no use / for macon even when things.
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