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MONSTER by  Walter Dean Myers - First Edition - from Windy Hill Books and


by Myers, Walter Dean

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NY: HarperCollins, 1999 Hard Cover. FINE in a Near Fine dustjacket. FIRST EDITION, first printing. (Dj is more of a wrap around band, than a full size dj.) Dj shows light shelf rubbing, scratch on Printz medal afixed to dj. 281 pages, boards. This first winner of the PRINTZ PRIZE for Young Adult Literature is a powerful story of a young man on trial as an accomplice to a murder who keeps a journal & views the proceedings as a film script in which he tries to come to terms with his life. .

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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