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The Crossover

The Crossover

by Kwame Alexander
Josh and his twin brother Jordan are awesome on the court. But Josh has more than basketball in his blood. He's got mad beats too, beats that tell his family's story in verse. But both brothers must come to grips with growing up, on and off the court, as they realize breaking the rules can come at a terrible price, resulting in a game-changer for their entire family.
Winner of the 2015 Newbery Medal
Ages
10, 11, 12, 13, 14
Interest Level
Grades 5 - 9
Lexile Measure
750L
DRA
70
Guided Reading
Z
Publisher
HMH - HOUGHTON MIFFLIN HARCOURT
Number of Pages
240
Genre
Realistic Fiction, Young Adult, Poetry, Songs, Verse

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