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Booked

Written and illustrated by Kwame Alexander
Goodreads Rating - 4.2 / 5.0
$16.99
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Target Age
320
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What's Booked About

Publisher Summary

In this middle grade novel-in-verseby the Newbery Medal-winning and Coretta Scott King Honor Award-winningauthor of”The Crossover, “a””twelve-year-old, soccer-loving boy namedNick, absolutely hates books. In Kwame Alexander’s latest poetictour de force, it’sbooks versus soccer balls ina match-upyou won’t want to miss! “

What Kind of Book is Booked

Themes:
soccer

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Who Wrote Booked

author & illustrator
Kwame Alexander

Kwame Alexander is a poet, an educator, a New York Times bestselling author of twenty-one books, and recipient of the Newbery Medal for his novel The Crossover. The founder of two organizations, Book-in-a-Day and LEAP for Ghana, he regularly travels the world as a literacy advocate and expert. Kwame has owned several publishing companies, written for stage and TV (TLC’s “Hip Hop Harry”), recorded a CD, produced jazz and book festivals, hosted a radio show, and taught high school English. In 2015, Kwame served as Bank Street College of Education’s first writer-in-residence.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0544570987
ISBN 13:
9780544570986
Publication Date:
April 5, 2016