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Booked / by Kwame Alexander.

Alexander, Kwame, (author.).
Book Book ([2016])
Description: 314 pages ; 22 cm
Publisher: Boston ; Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2016]
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  • ISBN: 0544570987 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 9780544570986 (hardback)
Summary: 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.
  • Baker & Taylor
    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.
  • Baker & Taylor
    Nick Hall is the star player on the soccer team until a bombshell announcement shatters his world.
  • Baker & Taylor
    A follow-up to the Newbery Medal-winning The Crossover finds 12-year-old soccer aficionado Nick discovering the power of words while wrestling with problems at home, standing up to a bully and trying to impress the girl of his dreams. Simultaneous eBook. 75,000 first printing.
  • Houghton

    In this middle grade novel-in-verse by the Newbery Medal-winning and Coretta Scott King Honor Award-winning author of 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.


  • Houghton
    National Book Award Long List
    New York Times Bestseller 


    Like lightning/you strike/fast and free/legs zoom/down field/eyes fixed/on the checkered ball/on the goal/ten yards to go/can’t nobody stop you/
    can’t nobody cop you…
    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.  
    This electric and heartfelt novel-in-verse by poet Kwame Alexander bends and breaks as it captures all the thrills and setbacks, action and emotion of a World Cup match!

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Alexander, Kwame. "Booked." Boston ; Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.

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