Swing

ISBN-10: 0310761948
ISBN-13: 9780310761945
Author: Alexander, Kwame and Mary Rand Hess
Interest Level: 7-12
Publisher: HarperCollins Christian Publishing

Publication Date: July 2019

Copyright: 2018

Page Count: 448

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Interest Level

Grades 7-12

Reading Level

Lexile: HL610L
Accelerated Reader Level: 4.1
Accelerated Reader Points: 5.0

BISAC Subjects

YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Diversity & Multicultural *

YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Novels in Verse *

YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Literary *

Description
When America is not so beautiful, or right, or just, it can be hard to know what to do. Best friends Walt and Noah decide to use their voices to grow more good in the world, but first they've got to find cool. Walt is convinced junior year is their year, and he has a plan to help them woo the girls of their dreams and become amazing athletes. Never mind that he and Noah failed to make the high school baseball team yet again, and Noah's love interest since third grade, Sam, has him firmly in the friend zone. Noah soon finds himself navigating the worlds of jazz, batting cages, the strange advice of Walt's Dairy Queen-employed cousin, as well as Walt's own perceptions of what is actually cool. Status quo seems inevitable until Noah stumbles on a stash of old love letters. Each page contains the words he's always wanted to say to Sam, and he begins secretly creating artwork using the lines that speak his heart. But when his private artwork becomes public, Noah has a decision to make: continue his life in the dugout and possibly lose
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