Kwame Alexander

Kwame Alexander

Kwame Alexander is a poet, children's book author, playwright, producer, public speaker, performer, and winner of the Newbery Medal for The Crossover. He conducts creative writing workshops in middle and high schools, often reaching more than five hundred students monthly. His latest novel-in-verse Booked was highly commended by the CLiPPA  judges in 2017. He lives with his wife and two daughters in the Washington, D.C. area.

 

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