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The Crossover

Kwame Alexander

In this novel in verse, 12-year old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan Bell must come to grips with growing up on and off the court as the boys begin moving apart from each other for the first time in their lives. While Jordan begins spending time with a girl, Josh struggles with feelings of jealousy and abandonment. Josh channels his conflicting emotions into a riveting first person account that tells the story of sports, brotherly tension, and familial bonds as his family struggles with his father’s failing health. Ages 9 to 12.