Author & Illustrator

Kwame Alexander

http://KwameAlexander.com

Biography

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.

Becoming Muhammad Ali
Acoustic Rooster's Barnyard Boogie Starring Indigo Blume
Photo Ark: Celebrating Our Wild World in Poetry and Pictures
The Crossover (Graphic Novel)
How to Read a Book
The Undefeated
The Crossover
Surf's Up
Rebound
Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets

Most Popular Kwame Alexander Books

    chapter • 256 Pages
    The Crossover
    #1 in Series
    Kwame Alexander
    picture • 40 Pages
    The Undefeated
    Kwame Alexander, Kadir Nelson
    chapter • 169 Pages
    The Playbook: 52 Rules to Aim, Shoot, and Score in This Game Called Life
    Kwame Alexander
    chapter • 320 Pages
    Becoming Muhammad Ali
    James Patterson, Kwame Alexander, Dawud Anyabwile
    picture • 32 Pages
    How to Read a Book
    Kwame Alexander, Melissa Sweet
    picture • 32 Pages
    Acoustic Rooster's Barnyard Boogie Starring Indigo Blume
    Kwame Alexander, Tim Bowers

Book Stats

14
Authored
1
Illustrated
9
Collaborators

All Kwame Alexander Books

Hardcover
$16.99$15.80
picture • 32 Pages
Acoustic Rooster's Barnyard Boogie Starring Indigo Blume
Hardcover
$16.99$15.80
picture • 48 Pages
Photo Ark: Celebrating Our Wild World in Poetry and Pictures
Hardcover
$16.99$15.80
chapter • 224 Pages
The Crossover (Graphic Novel)
6.5
#1 in Series
Graphic Nov.
Hardcover
$22.99$21.38
picture • 32 Pages
How to Read a Book
4.0
Hardcover
$17.99$16.73
picture • 40 Pages
The Undefeated
5.5
Hardcover
$17.99$16.73
chapter • 256 Pages
The Crossover
Paperback
$8.99$8.36
board • 24 Pages
Surf's Up
3.5
Board book
$7.95$7.39
chapter • 416 Pages
Rebound
#3 in Series
Hardcover
$16.99$15.80
chapter • 56 Pages
Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets
Physical book
$16.99$15.80
picture • 48 Pages
Animal Ark: Celebrating Our Wild World in Poetry and Pictures
Hardcover
$15.99$14.87
chapter • 169 Pages
The Playbook: 52 Rules to Aim, Shoot, and Score in This Game Called Life
Hardcover
$14.99$13.94
chapter • 320 Pages
Booked
#2 in Series
Hardcover
$16.99$15.80
picture • 32 Pages
Acoustic Rooster and His Barnyard Band
Hardcover
$15.95$14.83

Collaborators

Kadir Nelson
James Patterson
Dawud Anyabwile
Melissa Sweet
Tim Bowers
Marjory Wentworth
Chris Colderley
Ekua Holmes
Daniel Miyares

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