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Walter Dean Myers

The main character of Walter Dean Myers's Game is Drew Larson, a High School senior living in Harlem. Drew's life largely revolves around the game of basketball, at which he excels more so than any...

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Walter Dean Myers

In my opinion, the setting of this book is important because it helps to set up the main conflict in the book. This is, in my opinion, a sort of "fish out of water" book as well as a "coming of...

Latest answer posted April 6, 2010, 5:37 am (UTC)

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Walter Dean Myers

Well, considering one of Walter Dean Myers' mantras was "Reading is not optional," any reader can be certain that staying in school was something that Myers' thought was very important, too. This...

Latest answer posted November 6, 2015, 4:28 pm (UTC)

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Walter Dean Myers

The reader finds out a lot about Paul Williams in the first chapter of the novel The Young Landlords. In the first few paragraphs, the reader finds out Paul is quite a brave person (although maybe...

Latest answer posted December 2, 2019, 10:46 pm (UTC)

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Walter Dean Myers

Walter Dean Myers' father name was Herbert. At birth, his name was Walter Milton Myers. Yet, at birth Myers was given to a man named Herbert Dean, who along with his wife, Florence, raised the...

Latest answer posted January 31, 2010, 9:06 pm (UTC)

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Walter Dean Myers

The April 1900 section of The Glory Field revolves around the symbolism of the Glory Field itself, which is the land the Lewis family gains after the Civil War. They have eight acres of their own...

Latest answer posted June 1, 2018, 5:39 pm (UTC)

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