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The crossover : a basketball novel

Author: Kwame Alexander
Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts ; New York, New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fourteen-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court as their father ignores his declining health.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Alexander, Kwame.
Crossover : a basketball novel.
Boston, Massachusetts ; New York, New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, ©2014
237 pages
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kwame Alexander
ISBN: 9780544289598 0544289595 9781448188215 1448188210
OCLC Number: 876045187
Awards: Winner of Newbery Medal (Children's) 2015
Commended for Coretta Scott King Award (Author) 2015
Commended for Texas Lone Star Reading List 2015
Commended for Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens (Ten to Fourteen) 2015
Commended for Cybils (Middle Grade Fiction) 2014
Commended for Charlotte Huck Award for Outstanding Fiction for Children 2015
Short-listed for Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award (Grades 6-8) 2016
Short-listed for Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award 2016
Description: 1 online resource (245 pages)
Contents: ""Front Cover""; ""Front Flap""; ""Front Matter""; ""Title""; ""Dedication""; ""Copyright""; ""Warm-Up""; ""First Quarter""; ""Second Quarter""; ""Third Quarter""; ""Fourth Quarter""; ""Overtime""; ""Back Matter""; ""Book Reviews""; ""Back Flap""; ""Back Cover""; ""Spine""
Responsibility: by Kwame Alexander.

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Fourteen-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court as their father ignores his declining health.

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