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The crossover

Alexander, Kwame, author.

Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]

237 pages ; 22 cm

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Josh Bell has a talent for composing raps, and he and his twin brother Jordan are kings of the basketball court. But when the twins' close relationship begins to unravel under the strain of changes in their lives, the brothers start to realize life isn't always about winning.

Reading Counts: Level 4.6 / 7.0 Points / 63507.

Lexile: 750L

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ISBN:

9780544107717

LC Call No:

PZ7.5.A44 Cr 2014

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Alexander, Kwame, author.

Title:

The crossover / by Kwame Alexander.

Physical:

237 pages ; 22 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, 2/2014

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Guide, 10/2014

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection, 8/2014

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 1/20/2014

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 3/2014

Citation/Refs:

Voice of Youth Advocates, 8/2014

Summary:

Josh Bell has a talent for composing raps, and he and his twin brother Jordan are kings of the basketball court. But when the twins' close relationship begins to unravel under the strain of changes in their lives, the brothers start to realize life isn't always about winning.

Target Audience:

750 Lexile.

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS MG 4.3 2.0 164734.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 4.6 7.0 63507.

Awards Note:

Newbery Award, 2015

Awards Note:

Coretta Scott King Honor Book, 2015

Subject:

Basketball--Fiction.

Subject:

Twins--Fiction.

Subject:

Fathers and sons--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Father-son relationship--Fiction.

Subject:

Brothers--Fiction.

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