Contributor biographical information for Bad boy : a memoir / by Walter Dean Myers.
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Walter Dean Myers is a New York Times bestselling author and a five-time winner of the Coretta Scott King Award, and he has received the Margaret A. Edwards Award for his contribution to young adult literature. His picture books include patrol: An American Soldier in Vietnam, I've Seen the Promised Land: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Malcolm X: A Fire Burning Brightly. Mr. Myers lives with his family in Jersey City, New Jersey.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Myers, Walter Dean, -- 1937- -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American authors -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Children's stories -- Authorship -- Juvenile literature.
Myers, Walter Dean, -- 1937- -- Childhood and youth.
African Americans -- Biography.