Walter Dean Myers

Explore Poets GO!

Walter Dean Myers Popularity

Walter Dean Myers Biography

Walter Dean Myers (born Walter Milton Myers; August 12, 1937 – July 1, 2014) was an American writer of children's books best known for young adult literature. He has written over one hundred books including picture books and nonfiction. He has won the Coretta Scott King Award for African-American authors five times. His 1988 novel Fallen Angels is ...

Walter Dean Myers Poems

1.
Love That Boy

Love that boy,
like a rabbit loves to run
I said I love that boy
like a rabbit loves to run
...

2.
Summer

I like hot days, hot days
Sweat is what you got days
Bugs buzzin from cousin to cousin
Juices dripping
...

3.
Harlem: A Poem

They took the road in Waycross, Georgia
Skipped over the tracks in East St. Louis
Took the bus from Holly Springs
Hitched a ride from Gee's Bend
...

Walter Dean Myers Comments

Brian Stiebel 06 April 2016

Hey there was once a man named Andy he then began to get bigger he was then called big andy

90 51 Reply
I''m In Skool 01 October 2018

I HATE WALTER DEAN MYERS

8 42 Reply
hunter jarrell 01 September 2021

why would you say that

2 1 Reply
powwww 28 March 2018

wow this sucks so bad

9 31 Reply
anthony 25 September 2018

walter dean myers is the best

28 11 Reply
alivia 15 September 2021

water dean miers you have good poems

0 0 Reply
damarion 14 September 2021

my favriote poet

0 0 Reply
Ricardo 13 September 2021

Daddy

1 0 Reply
FNF ONLY 03 September 2021

what why is the girl poem not there

0 2 Reply
hunter jarrell 4th grade 02 September 2021

so are you 11th grader

1 0 Reply