Practice, practice, practice. Now Walter Dean Myers, the new National Ambassador for Young People's Literature and New York Times bestselling and award-winning author, walks you through the writing process.
Examples from his writing and reading experiences
Walter's six-box and four-box outlines for writing fiction and nonfiction
Excerpted pages from Walter's own notebooks
An afterword by Ross Workman, Walter's teen coauthor of kick
Writing tips from both Walter and Ross
Anyone can be a writer, with a little help from Walter Dean Myers!