Watch the video below to see Anna do a book talk as a character from Tulsa Burning! Please note that, like all good characters, this one is a product of her education, as well as the time and place she lived in. Because of that, you will notice that she uses words and phrases we would not use today.
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Anna Myers is one of Oklahoma’s most beloved writers of literature for young people.
She has written nineteen published novels and a recent picture book.
Anna has received four Oklahoma Book Award medals during her writing career for Red Dirt Jessie, Graveyard Girl, Assassin, and Spy.
In addition to receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Oklahoma Center for the Book in 2012 and being inducted into the Oklahoma Writers Hall of Fame in 2013, she has received many more awards and honors from across the country.
Retired now from twenty-two years as a junior high English teacher, Anna still loves sharing her passion for words and for learning with students and writers of all ages.
Contact Anna to set up an author visit for your school or organization, or to arrange a private writing mentorship to help you on your path to publication.
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