Kwame Alexander

Kwame Alexander is the Innovator-in-Residence at the American School of London, and the New York Times bestselling author of 37 books, including Caldecott Medal and Newbery Honor-winning picture book The Undefeated, How to Read a Book, Swing, Rebound, which was shortlisted for prestigious Carnegie Medal, and his Newbery medal-winning middle grade novel The Crossover. As the host of the new kid’s television program, WordPlay, and founding editor of Versify, an imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, he aims to “Change the World One Word at a Time.”

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