Walter Dean Myers
Fiction, Speculative Fiction, Children's Literature, Young Adult Literature, Historical Fiction, Coming Of Age, War Novel
Fallen Angels is a 1988 young-adult novel written by Walter Dean Myers, about the Vietnam war. It won the 1988 Coretta Scott King Award. Fallen Angels is listed as number 16 in the American Library Association's list of 100 most frequently challenged books of 1990–2000 due to its use of profanity and realistic depiction of the war.