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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 ...

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“In truth, everything in my life in 1951 that was personal and had value was white, ” Walter Dean Myers later wrote in his memoir “Bad Boy.” It wasn't until he ...

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“I was born on a Thursday, the 12th of August, 1937, in Martinsburg, West Virginia. My name at birth was Walter Milton Myers. I was about two years old when my ...

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In his autobiographical novel for young people, Bad Boy, Walter Dean Myers wrote of a world--1940s Harlem--that was markedly different from that of today.

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Walter Dean Myers is the critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of more than eighty books for children and young adults, including Sunrise Over ...

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Jul 3, 2014 ... Walter Dean Myers, a best-selling children's book author whose crystalline prose often depicted the gritty lives of young people, died on ...

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August 12, 1937 • Martinsburg, West Virginia. Author. Walter Dean Myers is a pioneer of young adult fiction. His novels about urban teens and the challenges ...

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Apr 8, 2014 ... I created this video with Goodman Media to discuss my life, my writing influences and how I overcame obstacles in my life. For more information ...

www.csmonitor.com/World/Making-a-difference/2012/0629/Walter-Dean-Myers-writes-books-troubled-teens-can-relate-to

Jun 29, 2012 ... Juvenile book author Walter Dean Myers writes stories troubled teens can identify with. He knows their world because he once was one of them ...