Kwame Alexander believes that poetry can change the world, and he uses it to inspire and empower young people around the world. He is a poet, educator, and the New York Times bestselling author of twenty-eight books, including Swing, Solo, and Rebound, the follow-up to his Newbery award middle grade novel, The Crossover.
Some of his other works include Booked, a National Book Award Nominee, The Playbook: 52 Rules to Help You Aim, Shoot and Score in This Game of Life, and the picture books, Out of Wonder, Surf's Up and The Undefeated.
Kwame Alexander is also a regular contributor for NPR's Morning Edition.
Check out his website at: https://kwamealexander.com/