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Male Monday: Walter Dean Myers

January 9, 2012

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“Reading is not optional.” Perhaps Walter Dean Myers writes for so well for today’s students because he has walked in their shoes. Myers was born in Martinsburg, WV in 1937 and was given away to live with a family for reasons unknown to him. Though his foster family loved and provided for him, he claims […]