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The crossover —Alexander, Kwame, author.
Graphic Novel
2019
Availability: 15 of 20

Fourteen-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court as their father ignores his declining health.

The undefeated —Alexander, Kwame, author.

"The Newbery Award-winning author of The Crossover pens an ode to black American triumph and tribulation, with art from a two-time Caldecott Honoree"-- Provided by publisher.

How to read a book —Alexander, Kwame, author.

Suggests a method of reading that begins with planting oneself beneath a tree and leads to a book party one hopes will never end.

Rebound —Alexander, Kwame, author.

In the summer of 1988, twelve-year-old Chuck Bell is sent to stay with his grandparents, where he discovers jazz and basketball and learns more about his family's past.

The write thing : Kwame Alexander engages students in writing workshop (and you can too!) —Alexander, Kwame, author.

Newbery Medal-winning author Kwame Alexander shows how to shake up the traditional writing workshop using poetry and make writing fun again. Using his techniques and strategies, you'll invigorate the writing workshop and...

Becoming Muhammad Ali : a novel —Patterson, James, 1947- author.

A biographical novel tells the story of Cassius Clay, the determined boy who would one day become Muhammad Ali, one of the greatest boxers of all time.

Surf's up —Alexander, Kwame, author.

"Surf's up! Not yet, Dude! Books are boring! Not this one! Bro and Dude have very different ideas about how to spend the day at the beach. But as Bro continues to gasp and cheer as he reads his book (Moby Dick), Dude can...

The crossover —Alexander, Kwame, author.

Fourteen-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court as their father ignores his declining health.

Booked —Alexander, Kwame, author.

Twelve-year-old Nick loves soccer and hates books, but soon learns the power of words as he wrestles with problems at home, stands up to a bully, and tries to impress the girl of his dreams.

The playbook : 52 rules to aim, shoot, and score in this game called life —Alexander, Kwame, author.

"You gotta know the rules to play the game. Ball is life. Take it to the hoop. Soar. What can we imagine for our lives? What if we were the star players, moving and grooving through the game of life? What if we had our o...

Out of wonder poems celebrating poets

Out of gratitude for the poet's art form, these celebratory original poems pay homage to twenty famed poets who have made the authors' hearts sing and their minds wander.

Animal ark : celebrating our wild world in poetry and pictures —Alexander, Kwame, author.

"A howling wolf, a stalking tiger, a playful panda, a dancing bird--pairing the stunning photography of National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore with the delicate poetry of Newbery award-winning author Kwame Alexand...

The crossover —Alexander, Kwame, author.

Fourteen-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court as their father ignores his declining health.

Swing —Alexander, Kwame, author.

"Noah and his best friend Walt want to become cool, make the baseball team, and win over Sam, the girl Noah has loved for years. When Noah finds old love letters, Walt hatches a plan to woo Sam. But as Noah's love life a...

Light for the world to see : a thousand words on race and hope —Alexander, Kwame, author.

Presents a collection of three powerful poems that take on racism and Black resistance in America.

Solo —Alexander, Kwame, author.

Seventeen-year-old Blade, who endeavors to resolve painful issues from his past to navigate the challenges of his former rockstar father's addictions, scathing tabloid rumors, and a protected secret that threatens his ow...

Solo —Alexander, Kwame, author, narrator.
Book On CD
2017
Availability: 1 of 1

After discovering a family secret, Blade begins a journey that takes him to Ghana, where he discovers the power of friendship, family, community, and reconciliation.

Acoustic Rooster's Barnyard Boogie starring Indigo Blume —Alexander, Kwame, author.

Afraid of singing in front of a large crowd, Indigo dreams about Acoustic Rooster and his band and after a storm flattens their barn, helps organize a concert fundraiser to rebuild it.

Swing —Alexander, Kwame, author, narrator.
Book On CD
2018
Availability: 1 of 1

A novel-in-verse about two best friends who decide to change their luck and their lives will speak to anyone who has ever struggled to take a swing at life.

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