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The Playbook
by Kwame Alexander

    Publication Date: Jan 10, 2023
    List Price: $8.99
    Format: Paperback, 176 pages
    Classification: Nonfiction
    Target Age Group: Middle Grade
    ISBN13: 9780063288775
    Imprint: Clarion Books
    Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
    Parent Company: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

    Paperback Description:

    A companion to the Newbery Medal-winning middle-grade novel The Crossover, the basis of the show streaming on Disney+!

    What can we imagine for our lives? What if we were the star players, moving and grooving through the game of life? What if we had our own rules of the game to help us get what we want, what we aspire to, what will enrich our lives?

    Illustrated with photographs by Thai Neave, The Playbook is intended to provide inspiration on the court of life. Each rule contains wisdom from inspiring athletes and role models such as Nelson Mandela, Serena Williams, LeBron James, Carli Lloyd, Steph Curry, and Michelle Obama. Kwame Alexander also shares his own stories of overcoming obstacles and winning games in this motivational and inspirational book for readers of any age and for anyone needing a little bit of encouragement.

    You gotta know the rules to play the game. Ball is life. Take it to the hoop. Soar.