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amazon com monster 8601400701232 walter dean myers books - in the opening of monster by walter dean myers sixteen year old steve harmon is on trial for his alleged participation in a murder committed during the commission of a robbery, amazon com coretta scott king award books - the coretta scott king awards since 1970 the awards are given to an african american author and an african american illustrator for an outstandingly inspirational and educational contribution, bibliography walter dean myers - darius twig by walter dean myers a coretta scott king honor book the novel examines friendship and the need to live one s own dream darius and twig are an unlikely pair darius is a writer whose only escape is his alter ego a peregrine falcon named fury and twig is a middle distance runner striving for athletic success, monster myers novel wikipedia - monster is a young adult drama novel by american author walter dean myers and was published by harpercollins in 1999 it was nominated for the 1999 national book award for young people s literature won the michael l printz award in 2000 and was named a coretta scott king award honor the same year, welcome to the official site of sharon draper - reviews kirkus draper presents the conclusion to the trilogy that began with the battle of jericho 2003 and november blues 2007 both coretta scott king honor books, walter dean myers biography life family children name - walter dean myers is a pioneer of young adult fiction his novels about urban teens and the challenges they face have won him both a devoted readership and dozens of book awards, guest home jango radio - jango is about making online music social fun and simple free personal radio that learns from your taste and connects you to others who like what you like, u s news latest national news videos photos abc - the new drug could help millions who already had the illness before