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Kwame Alexander
NY Times Bestselling Author of The Undefeated (Caldecott Medal, Newbery Honor), Swing, The Crossover (Newbery Medal). Father of 2 FUNNY Girls! Founder, Versify!
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Andersen Press Oct 20
There's 5 days left to vote for The Crossover Graphic Novel by & Dawud Anyabwile in this year's Books Are My Bag Readers Awards! 🏀⛹🏾‍♂️🏀⛹🏾‍♂️🏀⛹🏾‍♂️🏀⛹🏾‍♂️ VOTE HERE: 🏀⛹🏾‍♂️🏀⛹🏾‍♂️🏀⛹🏾‍♂️🏀⛹🏾‍♂️
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Jacaranda Books Oct 20
'Becoming Muhammad Ali' is the story of Cassius Clay, told through prose and verse. and vividly depict his childhood friends, challenges in school, facing bullies and discrimination, and his discovery of boxing in this beautifully illustrated novel.
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This is so exciting! I am so honored! Melissa and I thank you for this recognition! WOOHOO!
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Lamar Giles aka NightMAR on Elm Street Oct 21
Tonight ET...me and talking about bookish things. tune in and bring your questions. Check out for more details. Link in Bio.
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Round Table Books CIC Oct 20
Choose books. Choose supporting our jobs. Choose supporting our careers. Choose supporting our families, Choose not the big fucking conglomerate. Choose indie book shops. Choose books. Choose
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Kwame Alexander Oct 19
Tomorrow is the day, mates!
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Lamar Giles aka NightMAR on Elm Street Oct 16
Next Wednesday, 7PM EST, gonna be talking The Last Mirror on the Left with the one and only and . Not to be missed!
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Jacaranda Books Oct 17
3 DAYS until the publication of one of the most important new books for young readers this autumn! Becoming Muhammad Ali by and is available for preorder NOW!
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Kwame Alexander Oct 18
Jackie and Kwame. This evening.
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Kirkus Reviews Oct 14
A conversation with & : "We’re writing about a man who believed in and fought for equity, social justice, racial justice. And the mere fact that we did this book together is a testament to that."
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Kwame Alexander Oct 14
This is fantastic. You need my address? 😀
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HMH Kids Oct 14
Five starred reviews, and now BECOMING MUHAMMAD ALI is an instant NYT bestseller! Congratulations to and !
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SchoolLibraryJournal Oct 13
"The overwhelming positivity filling the pages encourages readers to never be afraid of who they are, making this story golden." Our starred review of Becoming Muhammad Ali by &
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Kwame Alexander Oct 12
Book launch tomorrow. Come join.
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Jacaranda Books Oct 12
One week until the UK release of this inspiring new novel! For and tells the story of this powerful, talented, and socially conscious Black hero, illustrated by Dawud Anyabwile
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Alison Kinahan Oct 12
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Kwame Alexander Oct 12
Just posted a photo
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Emily Smith Oct 7
A sweet boy in my 4th grade class heard that I was getting a copy of Becoming Muhammad Ali by and in the mail. He asked if he could read it first. After one day, here is his response.
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Jacaranda Books Oct 9
🚨New Book Alert🚨 We're PROUD to bring biographical novel BECOMING MUHAMMAD ALI by & James Patterson to the UK! An inspirational read for the young people in your life, with stunning illustrations by Dawud Anyabwile. cc.
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Andersen Press Oct 9
We are all so over-the-moon that the powerful has won the Kate Greenaway Shadowers' Choice Award! Congratulations to the illustrator, and author
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