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Walter Dean Myers: A Biograp... - Denise M. Jordan

Walter Dean Myers: A Biograp...Denise M. Jordan

Walter Dean Myers tells it like it is in his award-winning novels about urban teenagers with real problems. With humor and a keen ear for dialogue, Myers creates characters that speak directly to today’s teens. As a young reader, Myers coul… more

Walter Dean Myers: A Biography of an Award-Winning Urban Fiction Author (African-American Icons)
Denise M. Jordan
Enslow Publishers, Inc. , English
The Cruisers Book 1: The Cruisers - Walter Dean Myers

The Cruisers Book 1: The CruisersWalter Dean Myers

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Eighth grade is hard enough, but when you’re a Cruiser, you’re really put to the test. The launch of a new middle-grade series from bestselling award-winner Walter Dean Myers.Zander and his friends, Kambui, LaShonda, and Bobbi start their … more

The Cruisers Book 1: The Cruisers
Walter Dean Myers
Scholastic Press , English
Fallen Angels Summary & Stud... - BookRags

Fallen Angels Summary & Stud...BookRags

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Fallen Angels Study Guide consists of approx. 48 pages of summaries and analysis on Fallen Angels by Walter Dean Myers.This study guide includes the following sections: Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Characters, Objects/Places,… more

Fallen Angels Summary & Study Guide | Walter Dean Myers
Secret Saturdays - Torrey Maldonado

Secret SaturdaysTorrey Maldonado

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Read Torrey Maldonado’s posts on the Penguin Blog and the new Penguin Community.A poignant look into one fatherless twelve-year-old’s struggles with friendship and trust. Sean is Justin’s best friend, at least Justin thought he was. But lat… more

Secret Saturdays
Torrey Maldonado
Puffin Books , English
What They Found: Love on 145... - Walter Dean Myers

What They Found: Love on 145...Walter Dean Myers

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WALTER DEAN MYERS returns to the world of 145th Street: Short Stories to show how love can be found, and thrive, in the most unlikely places. Curtis finds love in Iraq as he struggles to stay alive in a war he doesn’t want to fight, and Let… more

What They Found: Love on 145th Street
Walter Dean Myers
Wendy Lamb Books , English
Bad Boy - Walter Dean Myers

Bad BoyWalter Dean Myers

In a memoir that is gripping, funny, and ultimately unforgettable, New York Times bestselling author Walter Dean Myers travels back to his roots in the magical world of Harlem during the 1940s and 1950s. Here is the story of one of the most… more

Bad Boy
Walter Dean Myers
HarperCollins , English
Monster by Walter Dean Myers... - Book Summaries and Notes

Monster by Walter Dean Myers...Book Summaries and Notes

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This detailed summary and analysis of Monster, by Walter Dean Myers, includes an overall plot summary, an individual summary and analysis for each chapter, and discussion questions.

Learn about 16 year-old Steve Harmon and how he ended up … more

Monster by Walter Dean Myers - Summary & Analysis
Book Summaries and Notes
Invasion - Walter Dean Myers

InvasionWalter Dean Myers

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Walter Dean Myers brilliantly renders the realities of World War II.Josiah Wedgewood and Marcus Perry are on their way to an uncertain future. Their whole lives are ahead of them, yet at the same time, death’s whisper is everywhere. One wh… more

Walter Dean Myers
Scholastic Press , English
The Glory Field by Walter De... - BookRags

The Glory Field by Walter De...BookRags

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The Glory Field Study Guide consists of approx. 59 pages of summaries and analysis on The Glory Field by Walter Dean Myers.

This study guide includes the following sections: Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Characters, Objects/… more

The Glory Field by Walter Dean Myers | Summary & Study Guide
Lockdown - Walter Dean Myers

LockdownWalter Dean Myers

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When I first got to Progress, it freaked me out to be locked in a room and unable to get out. But after a while, when you got to thinking about it, you knew nobody could get in, either.It seems as if the only progress that’s going on at Pro… more

Walter Dean Myers
Amistad , English
Walter Dean Myers (Teen Read... - Myrna Dee Marler

Walter Dean Myers (Teen Read...Myrna Dee Marler

Walter Dean Myers, acclaimed author of African American books for children and young adults, published his first book, Where Does the Day Go? in 1969. He is most widely known for his coming-of-age novels including the Newbery Honor books Sc… more

Walter Dean Myers (Teen Reads: Student Companions to Young Adult Literature)
Myrna Dee Marler
Greenwood , English
Dope Sick - Walter Dean Myers

Dope SickWalter Dean Myers

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The itch starts when things get too heavy for Lil J. Skin popping or stealing pain pills from his mom help him relax. But Lil J’s focus is wandering because money is short, and his man Rico knows a way to make some quick cash. It’s supposed… more

Dope Sick
Walter Dean Myers
HarperCollins , English
Just Write: Here's How! - Walter Dean Myers

Just Write: Here's How!Walter Dean Myers

After writing more than one hundred books, it still amazes me that I have been lucky enough to spend most of my life doing what I truly love: writing.What makes a writer? The desire to tell a story, a love of language, an eye for detail, pr… more

Just Write: Here’s How!
Walter Dean Myers
HarperTeen , English
Kick - Walter Dean Myers, Ross Workman

KickWalter Dean Myers, Ross Workman

For the very first time in his decades-long career writing for teens, acclaimed and beloved author Walter Dean Myers writes with a teen, Ross Workman.Kevin Johnson is thirteen years old. And heading for juvie. He’s a good kid, a great frien… more

Walter Dean Myers, Ross Workman
HarperTeen , English
Handbook for Boys - Walter Dean Myers

Handbook for BoysWalter Dean Myers

Jimmy and Kevin could really use a guide to life. Their activities almost land them in juvenile detention until Duke employs them in his Harlem barbershop. Duke has rules for everything. But is he offering good advice or just more aggravati… more

Handbook for Boys
Walter Dean Myers
Amistad , English
Sunrise Over Fallujah - Walter Dean Myers

Sunrise Over FallujahWalter Dean Myers

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From Walter Dean Myers comes a powerful and timely novel about the heroics and horror of war–a gripping companion to FALLEN ANGELS.Robin “Birdy” Perry, a new army recruit from Harlem, isn’t quite sure why he joined the army, but he’s sure… more

Sunrise Over Fallujah
Walter Dean Myers
Scholastic Press , English
He Said, She Said - Kwame Alexander

He Said, She SaidKwame Alexander

Sparks will fly in this hip-hop-hot teen novel that mixes social protest and star-crossed romance, from Newbery Medal and Coretta Scott King Honor–winning author Kwame Alexander! He Said, She Said is perfect for fans of Walter Dean Myers an… more

He Said, She Said
Kwame Alexander
Amistad , English
Hoops - Walter Dean Myers

HoopsWalter Dean Myers

An ALA-YALSA Best Book for Young AdultsNew Bonus Content:-Q&A with Walter Dean Myers-Q&A with screenwriter John Ballard-Teaser chapter from On a Clear Day-Excerpt from 145th StreetAll eyes are on seventeen-year-old Lonnie Jackson while he p… more

Walter Dean Myers
Ember , English
Riot - Walter Dean Myers

RiotWalter Dean Myers

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As the Civil War rages, another battle breaks out behind the lines. During a long hot July in 1863, the worst race riots the United States has ever seen erupt in New York City. Earlier that year, desperate for more Union soldiers, Presi… more

Walter Dean Myers
EgmontUSA , English
We Were Heroes: The Journal ... - Walter Dean Myers

We Were Heroes: The Journal ...Walter Dean Myers

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Newbery and Coretta Scott King award-winning author Walter Dean Myers’s the WWII JOURNAL OF SCOTT PENDLETON COLLINS is now available in paperback, with an exciting repackaging!Following in the footsteps of his father and great-grandfather, … more

We Were Heroes: The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins, a World War II Soldier
Walter Dean Myers
Scholastic Paperbacks , English