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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.

Synopsis:

Young, black, 16-year-old Steve Harmon, an amateur filmmaker, is on trial for the murder of a Harlem drugstore owner. Steve copes by writing a movie script based on his trial. But despite his efforts, reality is blurred until he can no longer tell who he is or what the truth is. Illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780756905873
Author:
Myers, Walter Dean
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Illustrator:
Myers, Christopher A.
Subject:
Self-perception
Subject:
Trials (Murder)
Subject:
Social Issues - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
People & Places - United States - African-American
Subject:
Social Issues - Violence
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - General
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Prejudice and Racism
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Edition Description:
REV Harper Temp
Publication Date:
20010531
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Dimensions:
7.21x5.06x1.13 in. .74 lbs.
Age Level:
12-17

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Children's » General
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Prejudice and Racism
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Violence

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"Synopsis" by , Young, black, 16-year-old Steve Harmon, an amateur filmmaker, is on trial for the murder of a Harlem drugstore owner. Steve copes by writing a movie script based on his trial. But despite his efforts, reality is blurred until he can no longer tell who he is or what the truth is. Illustrations.
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