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The Resource Monster, Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Christopher Myers

Monster, Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Christopher Myers

Label
Monster
Title
Monster
Statement of responsibility
Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Christopher Myers
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While on trial as an accomplice to a murder, sixteen-year-old Steve Harmon records his experiences in prison and in the courtroom in the form of a film script as he tries to come to terms with the course his life has taken
Summary
While on trial as an accomplice to a murder, sixteen-year-old Steve Harmon records his experiences in prison and in the courtroom in the form of a film script as he tries to come to terms with the course his life has taken
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1999
  • Isinglass Teen Read Award (New Hampshire), 2002-2003.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 9-12, 2002.
  • Michael L. Printz Award, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
079745
Cataloging source
SUSA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Walter Dean
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For young adults
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
670
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Myers, Christopher A
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-perception
  • African Americans
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Prisons
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Monster, Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Christopher Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000026330426
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st HarperTempest ed.
Extent
281 p.
Isbn
9780064407311
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)46961298
Label
Monster, Walter Dean Myers ; illustrations by Christopher Myers
Publication
Control code
000026330426
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st HarperTempest ed.
Extent
281 p.
Isbn
9780064407311
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)46961298

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