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Walter Dean Myers

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Walter Dean Myers is an African American young adult fiction writer. He has written over 50 books and won multiple literary awards.
his foster mom and dad names were: [mom] Florence Dean [dad:] Herbert Dean that where he got his last name from.... love;lari.
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Yes, he has two other sisters
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head departments such as history, English, etc.
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The title fallen angels is extremely relevant because the name "warrior angels" was given by lieutenant Carroll to American soldiers who fought in the Vietnam war. Therefore when soldiers were killed in action they became "Fallen Angels".
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Walter Dean Myers has written about 90 books, but only published 85. He has written picture books, novels for teens, historical fiction, and books for adults. He has even written poetry.
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"Cutting people out of your life is easy, keeping them in is hard" and"It's a hard life sometimes and the biggest temptation is to let how hard it is be an excuse to weaken"These are two of the more popular quotes by Myers, although there are several more.
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Walter Dean Myers is a author of many books and is a poet. One of his poem is Love That Boy, and one of his book is Street Love. For more information go onto his own website www.walterdeanmyers.net
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yes walter dean myers is alive and he is 75
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Yes, and he is still writing books! He lives in New Jersey.
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Walter Dean Myers was born on August 12, 1937.
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Waltet Christaler (Germany?), urban geographer, creator of Central Place Theory (1933).--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------mother: Helene Christallerfather: Erdmann Gottreichbirth: April 21st 1893 (berneck, germany)death: marc…
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his education level is college
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A high school teacher advised him to keep on writing, since he was both gifted and "it was what he does."
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Walter Dean Myers, an African-American writer, was born on August 12, 1937 in Martinsburg ,West Virgina, Although he moved to Harlem with his foster parents at the age of three.
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they were registered sex offenders. and lost Myers in the war.
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why do you wanna know...He lives in New Jersey
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bergom op zoom WAS a town in the Netherlands back in the french and Indian war. it is long gone now.
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Walter Myers (African Ameican author) was two when his mother died. His father couldn't provide for him, so he was sent to a foster home in Harlem. He took the family's name Dean as his middle name. He was actually sent to his foster home when he was 3 years old.
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Yes he died July 1 2014
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Walter Dean Myers was 76 years old when he died on July 1, 2014 (birthdate: August 12, 1937).
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he learned to read at age
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Walter Dean Myers [b. August 12, 1937] is an African American author of young adult literature. He won the Coretta Scott King Award for African American authors five times (1980, 1985, 1989, 1992, 1997). In 1994 he was awarded the American Library Association's Margaret A. Edwards Award for lifetime…
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OJ Simpson came and made him readat age 13
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from shataysja petty no u no he learned how to read from me naomi Johnson
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The main character in the book is Crystal Brown, an African-American girl who gets a contract with a modeling agency. Other characters include her agent, Loretta, her photographer, Jerry and her best friend, Pat.
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Yes.
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Died in my backyard on march,13 of 09.D= Love:Larica
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The main characters have to be Greg "Slam" , Ice , Mtisha, Derek, Kicky, Coach Nipper, and Goldstein.
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toby did. He saw potentional in his work.
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2543 kennedy blvd jersey city ,nj,07304 on encyclopedia.com
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Walter aint dead.
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Sophia and Dean
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I dont know so i hope this helps you all out there
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yes, he has two grown children. what coolege did he attend
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The main characters are Greg slam Harris, Ice, Ducky, Mtisha
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The novel "Slam" by Walter Dean Myers is a story about an African American teenage athlete by the name of Greg. Greg is a highschool student and a star basketball player at his highschool. Greg is so good in basketball he earned the nickname "Slam." Greg lives in the ghettos of New York with his you…
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pg 1 'im six four and i got the moves, te eye and theheart. you can take my game to the bank and wait around for the interest. With me its not like playing a game, its like the only time im being for real.'
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It's about this group of kids that are like gangsters and are rebels. They try to look cool, but they are just lame
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Ice is Greg best friend. Ice is really good at basketball too, but he falls into the street life by selling crack. When Greg finds out they get into a fight and are no longer friends.
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How was Walter on begining, the middle and the end of the story..How did he changeA. he wasn't as bad
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So hes black and from compton he shoots another sla\/e
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ve only read a few pages and i know theres his house and the high school and the gym for the basketball court
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he started writing when he was 17 yrs old. i asked him myself online thankyou
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show is accepted by Coach Nipper and is Headed in the right direction
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Sharon Creech, she was born 29 July 1945
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yes he is. ======= *actually he isn't* *may contain spoiler* reason why? he was proving to be innocent at the end and when Steve harman was cheerful and hug O'Brian she didn't hug him back? why? why u may ask? do you remember when O'Brian was testing Steve about the cup first she told him …
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Slam prOblem with the basketball court and the famuly prolblem
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Myers didnt attend college, he dropped out of high school and wrote.
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Harlem, New York
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a book writer and a mail deliverer's after he joined the army
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livin life without looking back
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New Jersey
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Yes, Walter Dean Myers was married. He had a loving wife.
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At calhoun county school
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Sharon creech
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Walter Dean Myers' Fallen Angels has been frequently banned/challenged due to is depictions of war and profanity.  
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the main characters in the story is PerryPeewee, johnson, brunner, brew, walowick, and Monaco
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Walter Dean Myers has three kids, the first is named Karen, the second is Michael. He then got divorced with his first wife, Joyce. He remarried and they had a son named Christopher
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constance brendel in June 19 1973;
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Walter deans birth name was Walter Milton Myers.
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Its about aboy who is called monster because he is in jail(for life maybe) black n lost treated unfair by other people, and hes only 16
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on your front lawn :D
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Monster is a story about a 16-year old named Steve Harmon. He's on trial for murder. While in prison he writes everything in his journal as a screenplay to keep his sanity. He says that he's innocent. If he is found guilty he'll either receive the death penalty or over twetny years in jail. It's a …
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he didnt, trick question
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Walter Dean Myers has won the "Coretta Scott King Award", the "Michael L. Printz Award", the "Margaret Edwards Award", the "National Book Award", and the "Newbery Honor Award".
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monster is about a 16 year old boy named Steve HArmon. He is on trial for felony murder. He writes the story in the format for a screenplay, he also writes down his notes in the format of a journal entry
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I love 2 poop...its in canada...u snuggled with a moose 2 keep warm...
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Fallen Angels,Where Does The Day Go,Jazz,Monster,Slam
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my mommy was a man
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Walter Dean Myers because it is a memoir.
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did he ever die
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he didn't graduate high school.
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more than most Mexicans but only by one he had 10000000001 kids for he was a prostitute who was allergic to condoms
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Walter has three kids, the first is named Karen, the second is Michel. He than got divorced with his first wife, Joyce. He remarried and they had a son named Christopher.
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yes, fallen angels is written by Walter Dean Myers no it wasnt. it was written about Richard Perry(Yes, the novel Fallen Angels written by Walter Dean Myers is about Richard Perry)
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what inspired him was how he was looking at the world so he said i will write about Harlem and just hopefully inspire other people he wrote in hoop in 1983 to see what would really start him off so that's what he stuck with the Harlem background.
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he is famous for his many books for, kids, young teens, and adults
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When Walter Dean Myers was in the Military.
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my child's a crackhead and i smoke it too and i have a bqabvy coming soon in a month
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I Don't Think He Went To A College
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so at the start, "spoon lices in Harlem and is fine with the way things were.he was in love with his girlfriend. then when he goes to prep school, everything is different, people are nicer and he makes some freinds.when he gets back to the ghetto to visit everything just seems different. he doesnt k…
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to write 10 pages per day
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playing the flute
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jason, karen, george
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Jerry is Steve's brother in the book Monster.
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Walter Dean Myers published 500 books.
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