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. He won the Corett...
Nominated for 2014 NAACP Image Awards in the category of Outstanding
Literary ... 2010 Parent's Choice Award Winner; 2010 Book Links Lasting
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Jul 2, 2014 ... Walter Dean Myers, beloved and deeply respected children's book author, ...
Book Award Finalists, and six Coretta Scott King Award/Honor-winning books. ...
Walter did drop out of Stuyvesant High School, though they now ...
Jul 2, 2014 ... Author and National Ambassador for Young People's Literature Walter Dean
Myers died on July 2 following a short illness. He was 76.
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 ...
The turning point in his career came when he won a contest run by the Council
on ... From: Walter Dean Myers 1994 "Margaret A. Edwards Award Acceptance ....
Sheri's Granddad worked as a mover, of course being black did not belong to ...
Walter Dean Myers was a famous African-American author of novels for children
... those who try to muster up courage so they can follow their dreams, just like he
did ... the country and won the 'Council on Interracial Books for Children Award'.
Jul 2, 2014 ... Here is a biography of Walter Dean Myers, the award-winning author of young
adult books who wrote numerous books for teens about African ...
Winner Walter Dean Myers, author of "Monster," was named the first winner of the
Michael L. Printz Award for excellence in literature for young adults. "Monster ...
Information on the 1994 Margaret A. Edwards Award winner Walter Dean Myers
for oops, Motown and Didi, Fallen Angels, Scorpions.