* “An eminently pleasant tale of circle of relatives, restoration, and rising into manhood.”—Kirkus, starred review
From the New York Times bestselling creator Kwame Alexander comes Rebound, a dynamic novel in verse and significant other to his Newbery Award-winner, The Crossover, illustrated with placing picture novel panels.
Sooner than Josh and Jordan Bell have been streaking up and down the court docket, their father used to be studying his personal movements. On this prequel to Newbery Medal winner The Crossover, Chuck Bell takes heart degree, as readers get a glimpse of his formative years and the way he turned into the jazz tune worshiping, basketball big name his sons glance as much as.
A singular in verse with the entire affect and rhythm readers have come to be expecting from Kwame Alexander, Rebound will return in time to talk over with the formative years of Chuck “Da Guy” Bell all the way through one pivotal summer time whilst younger Charlie is shipped to stick with his grandparents the place he discovers basketball and learns extra approximately his circle of relatives’s prior.