Book Review

Darius and Twig – Walter Dean Myers

Darius & Twig by Walter Dean Myers My rating: 4 of 5 stars Darius and Twig is a short contemporary novel set in Harlem. It follows two best friends, Darius and Twig, as they struggle to figure out who they are and where they want to go in life. Darius is a writer and dreams… Continue reading Darius and Twig – Walter Dean Myers

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Monster – Walter Dean Myers

Monster by Walter Dean Myers My rating: 4 of 5 stars Monster is a book that deals with crime and what defining moments or decisions lead a person to cross the line and become a criminal. We are introduced to Steve, a 16-year-old kid who is on trial for felony murder - all because he… Continue reading Monster – Walter Dean Myers