Booked

Written by Kwame Alexander

In this follow-up to the Newbery-winning novel THE CROSSOVER, soccer, family, love, and friendship, take center stage as twelve-year-old Nick 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. Helping him along are his best friend and sometimes teammate Coby, and The Mac, a rapping librarian who gives Nick inspiring books to read.

Age Range 10 - 12 years
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Copyright Year
Page Count
320
Publisher
HMH Books for Young Readers
Grade Level 5th - 7th
ISBN
9780544570986
Lexile 660
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