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Presenting Walter Dean Myers

by Rudine Sims Bishop

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Published by Twayne Publishers in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Myers, Walter Dean, 1937- -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • Youth -- Books and reading -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Young adult fiction, American -- History and criticism

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRudine Sims Bishop.
      SeriesTwayne"s United States authors series., [Twayne"s United States authors series] ;, TUSAS 565
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3563.Y48 Z57 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 123 p., [4] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1877793M
      ISBN 100805782141
      LC Control Number90038062

      Her books include Shadow and Substance: Afro-American Experience in Contemporary Children’s Fiction (), Presenting Walter Dean Myers (), Kaleidoscope: A Multicultural Booklist for Grades K–8 (), Wonders: The Best Children’s Poems of Effie Lee Newsome (), and Free within Ourselves: The Development of African American. Harlem Connections: Teaching Walter Dean Myers's Scorpions in Conjunction with Paul Laurence Dunbar's The Sport of the Gods Mark I. West I regularly teach a course titled "Literature for Adolescents" at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and I include many recent novels on .

      Bishop, Rudine Sims. Presenting Walter Dean Myers. Boston: Twayne, An overview of Myers's life and writings before the s. Brown, Jennifer M. "Walter Dean Myers Unites Two Passions." Publishers Weekly , 12 (Ma ): Notes that Myers combines stories with old photographs in his recent books. Carton, Debbie.   Walter Dean Myers () was one of the premier authors of children’s books. Among his many honors are two Newbery Honor Books, Scorpions and Somewhere in the is also a two-time recipient of the Coretta Scott King Award for Now Is Your Time! and Fallen addition, Myers has received the Margaret A. Edwards Award for his contribution to young adult /5(3).

      Walter Dean Myers. Edwards Award Winner Cynthia Voigt. Edwards Award Winner Judy Blume. texts or other creative work and presenting it as one of your own, especially without permission. Point of View. The law requires that if a book is to be removed, an inquiry must be made as to the motivation and intention of the party. Search Tips. Phrase Searching You can use double quotes to search for a series of words in a particular order. For example, "World war II" (with quotes) will give more precise results than World war II (without quotes). Wildcard Searching If you want to search for multiple variations of a word, you can substitute a special symbol (called a "wildcard") for one or more letters.


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Get this from a library. Presenting Walter Dean Myers. [Rudine Sims Bishop] -- An analysis of Myer's contribution to the genre of young adult literature and to the Black literary tradition. Walter Dean Myers (born Walter Milton Myers; Aug – July 1, ) was a writer of children's books best known for young adult was born in Martinsburg, West Virginia, but was raised in Harlem, New York City.

A tough childhood led him to writing and his school teachers would encourage him in this habit as a way to express : Young adult novels, nonfiction, poetry. Presenting Walter Dean Myers was written by Rudine Sims Bishop. Presenting Walter Dean Myers was published by Twayne Publishers. Subjects of Presenting Walter Dean Myers include20th century, American - General, Books and reading, Children's Literature - General, Children's literature studies: general, Criticism and interpretation, General, History, History and criticism, Juvenile.

In New York Times bestselling author Walter Dean Myers's last novel, he 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's tap, jazz, and/5.

Bishop guides you from important early works for African American children such as W.E.B. DuBois' The Brownies Book, to the publication of John Steptoe's Stevie — the breakthrough modern African American picture book — to recent young adult fiction such as Christopher Paul Curtis' popular Bud Not Buddy, winner of both the Coretta Scott King Author Award and the Newbery Medal.

Summary and Rating Plot Diagram This story starts out at a faster pace than the rest of the rest of the book by giving the reader a bunch of names and telling them a basic overview of Drew's life. The Plot builds up in the rising action as some strong feelings are made between.

Presenting Walter Dean Myers. Boston: Twayne, First book-length treatment of Myers’s life and work; argues that he is one of the most important young adult fiction authors of his time.

(4) Base Camp. Monster is a screenplay and a journal. As such, it switches from courtroom mode to flashback mode to personal venting mode. These leaps can get confusing, but don't worry—it never gets all James Joyce on you.

The reason we hiked Monster up to Base Camp is because of the ca-razy creep factor of life in jail mixed with courtroom drama. Myers cut a pretty clear path for you to. Presenting Walter Dean Myers (Twayne's United States Authors Series) [Bishop, Rudine Sims] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Presenting Walter Dean Myers (Twayne's United States Authors Series)Cited by: 4. Monster Soundtrack Tupac-Changes Tupac-Life goes on Tupac-Shorty wanna be a thug I see no changes. Wake up in the morning and I ask myself, "Is life worth living.

Should I blast myself?" I'm tired of bein' poor and even worse I'm black. My stomach hurts, so I'm lookin' for a. Author Walter Dean Myers (Aug July 1, ), regarded as one of the most influential writers of juvenile fiction, was born Walter Milton Myers in Martinsburg.

After his mother’s death when he was three years old, he was raised by foster parents Florence and Herbert Dean. MONSTER BOOK SUMMARY - MONSTER LITERATURE CRITICISM IMPORTANT QUOTATIONS - QUOTES AND ANALYSIS. The following quotations are important at various points in the story:(Harper Tempest, an imprint of Harper Collins Publishers, ): 1.) “It is about being alone when you are not really alone and about being scared all the time.”.

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‎This New York Times bestselling novel from acclaimed author Walter Dean Myers tells the story of Steve Harmon, a teenage boy in juvenile detention and on trial.

Presented as a screenplay of Steve's own imagination, and peppered with journal entries, the book shows how one single decision /5(). RUDINE SIMS BISHOP is Professor Emerita of Education at Ohio State University, where she has taught courses on children's literature.

Her previous books include Shadow and Substance: Afro-American Experience in Contemporary Children's Fiction (), Presenting Walter Dean Myers (), Kaleidoscope: A Multicultural Booklist for Grades K-8 (), and Wonders: The Best Children's.

Presenting Walter Dean Myers. Boston: Twayne, As an adjunct to the reading of Scorpions, students may be interested in knowing something about the author and what brought him to write the book. It could be used for a special report, or a teacher could use it as a part of his or her presentation of the novel.

"Profile: Walter Dean. Biography - Walter Dean Myers. Walter Dean Myers was born on Aug in Martinsburg, West Virginia. When he was a baby, his mother died and his father, who was extremely poor, felt it was best to give him to a foster family (The Deans) in New York (Harlem) that could care for him.

Presenting Walter Dean Myers (Twayne's United States Authors Series): ISBN () Hardcover, Twayne Pub, Wonders: The Best Children's Poems of Effie Lee Newsome.

‎This New York Times bestselling novel from acclaimed author Walter Dean Myers tells the story of Steve Harmon, a teenage boy in juvenile detention and on trial.

Presented as a screenplay of Steve's own imagination, and peppered with journal entries, the book shows how one single decision /5(12).Walter Dean Myers, Author, Christopher A. Myers, Illustrator Amistad Press $ (p) ISBN