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The Resource Bad boy : a memoir, by Walter Dean Myers

Bad boy : a memoir, by Walter Dean Myers

Label
Bad boy : a memoir
Title
Bad boy
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
by 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
Summary
The author relates his experiences growing up in Harlem, the home of Sugar Ray Robinson and Langston Hughes, in the 1940s and 1950s
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Parents' Choice Award for Non-Fiction, 2001.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2008
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2002
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
183609
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.Y48
LC item number
Z47 2001
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
970
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Bad boy : a memoir, by Walter Dean Myers
Link
Instantiates
Publication
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 -- A Writer Observes -- Sonnets from the Portuguese -- Heady Days at Stuyvesant High -- The Garment Center -- God and Dylan Thomas -- Marks on Paper -- The Stranger -- Dr. Holiday -- Being Black -- 1954 -- Sweet Sixteen -- The Typist -- Books I've Typed
Control code
1409191
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
214 p.
Isbn
9780060295240
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
00052978
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45438156
  • (OCoLC)45438156
Label
Bad boy : a memoir, by Walter Dean Myers
Link
Publication
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 -- A Writer Observes -- Sonnets from the Portuguese -- Heady Days at Stuyvesant High -- The Garment Center -- God and Dylan Thomas -- Marks on Paper -- The Stranger -- Dr. Holiday -- Being Black -- 1954 -- Sweet Sixteen -- The Typist -- Books I've Typed
Control code
1409191
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
214 p.
Isbn
9780060295240
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
00052978
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45438156
  • (OCoLC)45438156

Library Locations

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