Kwame Alexander S The Crossover Is Brought To Life As A Graphic Novel With Illustrations By Dawud Anyabwile With A Bolt Of Lightning On My Kicks The Court Is SIZZLING My Sweat Is DRIZZLING Stop All That Quivering Cuz Tonight I M Delivering, Raps Twelve Year Old Josh Bell Thanks To Their Dad, He And His Twin Brother, Jordan, Are Kings On The Court But Josh Has Than Basketball In His Blood He S Got Mad Beats, Too, Which Help Him Find His Rhythm When It S All On The Line See The Bell Family In A Whole New Light Through Dawud Anyabwile S Illustrations As The Brothers Winning Season Unfolds, And The World As They Know It Begins To Change
Kwame Alexander is a poet, educator, and New York Times Bestselling author of 21 books, including THE CROSSOVER, which received the 2015 John Newbery Medal for the Most Distinguished Contribution to American literature for Children, the Coretta Scott King Author Award Honor, The NCTE Charlotte Huck Honor, the Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award, and the Passaic Poetry Prize Kwame writes for children of all ages His other works include SURF S UP, a picture book BOOKED, a middle grade novel and He Said She Said, a YA novel.Kwame believes that poetry can change the world, and he uses it to inspire and empower young people through his PAGE TO STAGE Writing and Publishing Program released by Scholastic A regular speaker at colleges and conferences in the U.S., he also travels the world planting seeds of literary love Singapore, Brazil, Italy, France, Shanghai, etc Recently, Alexander led a delegation of 20 writers and activists to Ghana, where they delivered books, built a library, and provided literacy professional development to 300 teachers, as a part of LEAP for Ghana, an International literacy program he co founded.
- 224 pages
- The Crossover (Graphic Novel)
- Kwame Alexander
- 23 May 2018 Kwame Alexander