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The Resource Bad boy : a memoir, Walter Dean Myers

Bad boy : a memoir, Walter Dean Myers

Label
Bad boy : a memoir
Title
Bad boy
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Walter Dean Myers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author relates his experiences growing up in Harlem, the home of Sugar Ray Robinson and Langston Hughes, in the 1940s and 1950s
Awards note
  • Parents Choice Award Gold, 2001.
  • Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award Nominee, 2003.
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BIB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Walter Dean
Dewey number
B
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 970
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3563.Y48
LC item number
Z47 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Myers, Walter Dean
  • Myers, Walter Dean
  • Authors, American
  • African American authors
  • Children's stories
  • Authors, American
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Bad boy : a memoir, Walter Dean Myers
Link
http://www.walterdeanmyers.net/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Amisted."
  • Originally published in 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Roots -- Harlem -- Let's hear it for the first grade -- Arithmetic summer -- Bad boy -- Mr. Irwin Lasher -- I am not the center of the universe -- Writer observes -- Sonnets from the Portuguese -- Heady days at Stuyvesant High -- Garment center -- God and Dylan Thomas -- Marks on paper -- Stranger -- Dr. Holiday -- Being black -- 1954 -- Sweet sixteen -- Typist -- Books I've typed
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st HarperTempest ed.
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9780756910495
Lccn
00052978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm49884640
  • (OCoLC)49884640
  • 170851
  • 1388344
Label
Bad boy : a memoir, Walter Dean Myers
Link
http://www.walterdeanmyers.net/
Publication
Note
  • "Amisted."
  • Originally published in 2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Roots -- Harlem -- Let's hear it for the first grade -- Arithmetic summer -- Bad boy -- Mr. Irwin Lasher -- I am not the center of the universe -- Writer observes -- Sonnets from the Portuguese -- Heady days at Stuyvesant High -- Garment center -- God and Dylan Thomas -- Marks on paper -- Stranger -- Dr. Holiday -- Being black -- 1954 -- Sweet sixteen -- Typist -- Books I've typed
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st HarperTempest ed.
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9780756910495
Lccn
00052978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm49884640
  • (OCoLC)49884640
  • 170851
  • 1388344

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