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Monster (Hardcover) (Walter Dean Myers)

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This New York Times bestselling novel and National Book Award nominee from acclaimed author Walter Dean Myers tells the story of Steve Harmon, a teenage boy in juvenile detention and on trial. Presented as a screenplay of Steve's own imagination, and peppered with journal entries, the book shows how one single decision can change our whole lives.

Fade In: Interior: Early Morning In Cell Block D, Manhattan Detention Center.

Steve (Voice-Over)Sometimes I feel like I have walked into the middle of a movie. Maybe I can make my own movie. The film will be the story of my life. No, not my life, but of this experience. I'll call it what the lady prosecutor called me ... Monster.

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Number of Pages: 281
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Family / General, People + Places / United States / African-American, Law + Crime, Social Issues / Violence, Social Issues / Peer Pressure
Series Title: Coretta Scott King Author Honor Books
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books
Age Range: Teen
Author: Walter Dean Myers
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 1999
TCIN: 11320515
UPC: 9780060280772
Item Number (DPCI): 247-00-2954
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