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Street Love

Walter Dean Myers

Library Binding

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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (2/17/2020)
Prebound (10/30/2007)
Paperback (10/30/2007)
Hardcover (11/1/2006)

Description

A story of star-crossed urban love by two–time National Book Award finalist Walter Dean Myers.

Have you ever loved someone from the wrong side of the tracks? Damien has everything going for him. His family wants him to date Roxanne. He falls for Junice, whose life is totally messed up. But Junice tells him that he's the one who needs the reality check.

Sometimes the greatest obstacle to finding true love is ourselves.

Harlem meets Shakespeare in this fresh, original free-verse novel by Michael L. Printz.



Praise For Street Love

“This deeply felt, poignant story is told in deft strokes, with memorable language…”
— KLIATT (starred review)

HarperCollins, 9780060280802, 144pp.

Publication Date: October 31, 2006



About the Author

Walter Dean Myers was the New York Times bestselling author of Monster, the winner of the first Michael L. Printz Award; a former National Ambassador for Young People's Literature; and an inaugural NYC Literary Honoree. Myers received every single major award in the field of children's literature. He was the author of two Newbery Honor Books and six Coretta Scott King Awardees. He was the recipient of the Margaret A. Edwards Award for lifetime achievement in writing for young adults, a three-time National Book Award Finalist, as well as the first-ever recipient of the Coretta Scott King-Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement.