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The Other Wes Moore

by Wes Moore

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Published by Random House Publishing Group in New York .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24256812M
ISBN 109781588369697

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MLA Moore, Wes, The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates. New York:Spiegel & Grau Trade Paperbacks, One Wes Moore wrote this book, is a Rhodes Scholar, and an absolutely incredibly successful man and role model. The other is serving a life sentence in jail. The book’s tagline says it .

Books similar to The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates. by Wes Moore. avg. rating Ratings. Two kids with the same name lived in the same decaying city. One went on to be a Rhodes Scholar, decorated combat veteran, White House Fellow, and business leader. The other . Wes Moore is the CEO of the Robin Hood Foundation, one of the largest antipoverty organizations in the country. His first book, The Other Wes Moore, was a New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller; his second book, The Work, was also a bestseller and featured More about Wes Moore.


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However, where Moore himself grew up to achieve great things, “the other” Wes will spend every day of the rest of his life in prison for his part in the murder of Sergeant Bruce Prothero. The other Wes Moore had been convicted of killing an off-duty police officer and was spending the rest of his life behind prison bars with no possibility of parole.

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Posted Novem by MPPL. SPOILER WARNING: These book discussion questions are highly detailed and will ruin plot points, if you have not read the book. Title: The Other Wes Moore Author: Wes Moore.

Moore's first book, The Other Wes Moore, was published in This book and The Work are New York Times Bestsellers. Additionally, Discovering Wes Moore is a Young Adult edition of Born: Westley Watende Omari Moore, October.

Wes Moore is the CEO of Robin Hood, one of the largest anti-poverty forces in the nation. He is a bestselling author, a combat veteran, and a social entrepreneur. Wes’ first book, “The Other Wes Moore. Wes Moore (Wes 2):The "other" Wes Moore.

His parents were Mary and Bernard. He had one brother, Tony, who drastically influenced his life. He also had a difficult life growing up. Use our LitLovers Book Club Resources; they can help with discussions for any book: • How to Discuss a Book (helpful discussion tips) • Generic Discussion Questions—Fiction and Nonfiction • Read-Think-Talk (a guided reading chart) Also consider these LitLovers talking points to help get a discussion started for The Other Wes Moore.

His first book, The Other Wes Moore, became an instant New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller as a story that conveys the importance of individual decisions alongside community. The Other Wes Moore is a compilation of hours of conversations between Moore and Wes and interviews with family and friends regarding the timeline of events and aspects of the two men’s lives.

Choices and Consequences. Both Moore and Wes /5(46). In the book, the author refers to himself as “I” and to the other Wes Moore as “Wes.” In this summary, the Wes Moore who went to prison will also be referred to as “Wes.” The author will.

In nonfiction work The Other Wes Moore, Wes Moore describes the subtle differences, and often luck, that leads to great success or abject failure in life, specifically for at-risk urban youths 1.“Every time did but was still one of the best-performing kids in the class” (54). Wes’s mother threatened sending him to military school.

The story now focuses on the other Wes Moore .Wes Moore (other)- Wes grew up in West Baltimore and struggled throughout his early life with drug dealing. His alcoholic father was never present and that contributed to some of the bad decisions he made. Today Wes is serving a life sentence in prison for a murder during a robbery.

Mary Moore- Mary is Wes.