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The Resource Booked, by Kwame Alexander

Booked, by Kwame Alexander

Label
Booked
Title
Booked
Statement of responsibility
by Kwame Alexander
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Soccer, family, love, and friendship, take centre stage as twelve-year-old Nick learns the power of words while 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 set against the background of a Word Cup soccer match
Summary
Twelve-year-old Nick loves soccer and hates books, but soon 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.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2017
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2018.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2017.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2017.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10471599
Cataloging source
NOV
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
660
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Booked, by Kwame Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9781783444656
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Booked, by Kwame Alexander
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
314 pages
Isbn
9781783444656
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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