Epub Monster Author Walter Dean Myers Oknalubliniec.eu Sometimes I Feel Like I Have Walked Into The Middle Of A Movie Maybe I Can Make My Own Movie The Film Will Be The Story Of My Life No, Not My Life, But Of This Experience I Ll Call It What The Lady Who Is The Prosecutor Called Me Monster.Fade In Interior Court A Guard Sits At A Desk Behind Steve Kathy O Brien, Steve S Lawyer, Is All Business As She Talks To Steve.O BrienLet Me Make Sure You Understand What S Going On Both You And This King Character Are On Trial For Felony Murder Felony Murder Is As Serious As It Gets When You Re In Court, You Sit There And Pay Attetion You Let The Jury Know That You Think The Case Is A Serious As They Do SteveYou Think We Re Going To Win O Brien Seriously It Probably Depends On What You Mean By Win Sixteen Year Old Steve Harmon Is On Trial For Murder A Harlem Drugstore Owner Was Shot And Killed In His Store, And The Word Is That Steve Served As The Lookout.Guilty Or Innocent, Steve Becomes A Pawn In The Hands Of The System, Cluttered With Cynical Authority Figures And Unscrupulous Inmates, Who Will Turn In Anyone To Shorten Their Own Sentences For The First Time, Steve Is Forced To Think About Who He Is As He Faces Prison, Where He May Spend All The Tomorrows Of His Life.As A Way Of Coping With The Horrific Events That Entangle Him, Steve, An Amateur Filmmaker, Decides To Transcribe His Trial Into A Script, Just Like In The Movies He Writes It All Down, Scene By Scene, The Story Of How His Whole Life Was Turned Around In An Instant But Despite His Efforts, Reality Is Blurred And His Vision Obscured Until He Can No Longer Tell Who He Is Or What Is The Truth This Compelling Novel Is Walter Dean Myers S Writing At Its Best.
pseudonyms Stacie WilliamsStacie JohnsonWalter Dean Myers was born on August 12, 1937 in Martinsburg, West Virginia but moved to Harlem with his foster parents at age three He was brought up and went to public school there He attended Stuyvesant High School until the age of seventeen when he joined the army.After serving four years in the army, he worked at various jobs and earned a BA from Empi pseudonyms Stacie WilliamsStacie JohnsonWalter Dean Myers was born on August 12, 1937 in Martinsburg, West Virginia but moved to Harlem with his foster parents at age three He was brought up and went to public school there He attended Stuyvesant High School until the age of seventeen when he joined the army.After serving four years in the army, he worked at various jobs and earned a BA from Empire State College He has been writing full time since 1977.Walter Dean MyersWalter has been writing since childhood and publishing since 1969 when he won the Council on Interracial Books for Children contest which resulted in the publication of his first book for children, Where Does the Day Go , by Parent s Magazine Press Since then he has published over seventy books for children and young adults He has received many awards for his work in this field including the Coretta Scott King Award, five times Two of his books were awarded Newbery Honors He has been awarded the Margaret A Edwards Award and the Virginia Hamilton Award For one of his books, Monster, he has received the first Michael Printz Award for Young Adult literature awarded by the American Library Association Monster and Autobiography of My Dead Brother were selected as National Book Award Finalists.In addition to the publication of his books, Walter has contributed to educational and literary publications He has visited schools to speak to children, teachers, librarians, and parents For three years he led a writing workshop for children in a school in Jersey City, New Jersey.Walter Dean Myers was married, had three grown children and lived in Jersey City, New Jersey He died on July 1, 2014, following a brief illness He was 76 years old
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