Kwame Alexander

Kwame Alexander is a poet, an educator, and the New York Times bestselling author of more than twenty books, including The Crossover, which received the 2015 John Newbery Medal for the Most Distinguished Contribution to American Literature for Children. He believes that poetry can change the world, and he uses it to inspire and empower young people through his Page to Stage Writing and Publishing Program.

  • Solo

    By Kwame Alexander and Mary Rand Hess

    Read by Kwame Alexander

    After discovering a family secret, Blade begins a journey to discover friendship in Ghana.

    "...pulsing with Alexander's signature lyrical style. Blade ends up finding much more than what he expects: self-discovery, community and a deeper understanding of what family means...don't expect this collaboration to stay on shelves long." - Booklist, Starred Review

    Released Tue Aug 01 00:00:00 UTC 2017
    English, Unabridged