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Walter Dean Myers

Author: Amy Sickels
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©2008.
Series: Who wrote that?
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Details the life and career of author Walter Dean Myers, who called upon his experiences as a child living in Harlem in many of his writings.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Walter Dean Myers; Walter Dean Myers
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Sickels
ISBN: 9780791095249 079109524X
OCLC Number: 180690065
Description: 128 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Filling the void --
Trouble with words --
Dropping out --
A children's story --
Full-time writer --
Endless ideas --
Teens in Harlem --
Critical acclaim --
Discipline, dedication, and fun.
Series Title: Who wrote that?
Responsibility: Amy Sickels.
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Walter Dean Myers published his first book in 1969, a picture book called "Where Does The Day Go?" Since then, he has published more than 80 books, including novels, biographies, poetry, fables, and  Read more...

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