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The Resource The Crossover

The Crossover

Label
The Crossover
Title
The Crossover
Statement of responsibility
Kwame Alexander
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this middle grade novel in verse that's Love That Dog meets The Watsons Go to Birmingham meets Slam, twelve-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
Summary
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
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), Grades 6-9, 2016.
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades 6-8, 2016
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 6-8), 2017.
  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Wyoming), 2018.
  • Iowa Teen Award, 2018.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 6-8, 2016.
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award (Pennsylvania Center for the Book), 2015.
  • Newbery Medal, 2015.
  • Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 2017.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Fiction, 2014
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Intermediate Books, 2017.
  • Street Lit Book Award Medal: Emerging Classic, 2016.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2015.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults: Top Ten, 2015.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2015.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers: Top Ten, 2015.
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10301165
Cataloging source
BT
Index
no index present
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750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a basketball novel
Label
The Crossover
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
BAKER_TAYLOR:0013666210
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780544289598
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Crossover
Publication
Control code
BAKER_TAYLOR:0013666210
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780544289598
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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    • Pasadena Public Library - Central LibraryBorrow it
      1201 Jeff Ginn Memorial Drive, Pasadena, TX, 77506, US
      29.6929282 -95.1969043
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