Walter dean myers’s monster is an experimental novel written in the form of a film script by its main character, steve harmon portions of the novel also take the form of a diary kept by harmon.
Read monster by walter dean myers by walter dean myers by walter dean myers for free with a 30 day free trial read ebook on the web, ipad, iphone and android this new york times bestselling novel from acclaimed author walter dean myers tells the story of steve harmon, a teenage boy in juvenile detention and on trial.
Monster is a young adult drama novel by american author walter dean myers and was published by harpercollins in 1999 it was nominated for the 1999 national book award for young people's literature, won the michael l printz award in 2000, and was named a coretta scott king award honor the same year. In monster, walter dean myers tells the story of steve harmon's trial the opening chapter introduces several motifs that will be present throughout the story harmon explains that in his cell there is a small mirror when he looks into it, he can no longer recognize his reflection as himself.
Monster by walter dean myers is truly a mystery type of book it is about a african american teenager who gets in trouble with the law steve harmon is looking at twenty-five years to life in prison. 1 examine the cover of monster by walter dean myers what predictions do you have what do you think the story will be about what makes you think that write your predictions below based on the cover and title, my predictions are: 2 in small groups, read pages 1-5 of monster what predictions do you have now write your predictions below. Character list main characters steve harmon - he is a sixteen year old young black man who has been arrested for acting as the look-out in robbery that goes bad and ends in a murder.
Directions: before you begin reading monster by walter dean myers, fill out this anticipation guide these questions are designed to get you thinking about some of the themes, events, and steve harmon is called a monster possible class discussion: what makes a real life person a monster 5 peer pressure is always a negative or bad thing.
From the book monster by walter dean myers monster characters study guide by bibliobethica includes 23 questions covering vocabulary, terms and more quizlet flashcards, activities and games help you improve your grades. Monster by walter dean myers character analysis cliff notes™, cliffs notes™, cliffnotes™, cliffsnotes™ are trademarked properties of the john wiley publishing company thebestnotescom does not provide or claim to provide free cliff notes™ or free sparknotes. In monster by walter dean myers, why was mr sawicki an important witness for steve harmon's throughout the trial, kathy o'brien, steve harmon's lawyer, continually mentions how important it is for steve to distance himself from the other individuals involved in the crime.