Chess Rumble

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ALSC announces 2008 Notable Children's Books
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Tuesday, September 15, 2009 - 19:00
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Chess Rumble
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Written by G. Neri. Illus. by Jesse Joshua Watson. Published by Lee & Low.
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Marcus, a troubled eleven-year-old battling his own anger, gains coping skills after learning to play chess with a neighborhood master.  This novel in verse, written in street vernacular, is illustrated in striking black and grey acrylics.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2009 - 10:04
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