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Author: Kwame Alexander
Publisher: Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Can't nobody stop you / Can't nobody cop you... In this follow-up to Newbery-winner The Crossover, soccer, family, love, and friendship take center stage. 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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Soccer stories
Young adult fiction
African American
Novels in verse
Young adult works
Fiction
Juvenile works
Romans en vers
Juvenile fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kwame Alexander
ISBN: 9780544570986 0544570987 9780605941106 0605941106 9781328596307 1328596303 9781549089763 1549089765
OCLC Number: 913923866
Language Note: In English.
Awards: American Library Association Best Fiction for YA; 2017.
YALS: Quick Picks for Reluctant YA Reader: Fiction; 2017.
Description: 314 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Kwame Alexander.

Abstract:

Can't nobody stop you / Can't nobody cop you... In this follow-up to Newbery-winner The Crossover, soccer, family, love, and friendship take center stage. 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 andemotion of a World Cup match! --

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