School is hard enough, but when you're misfits on a mission, you're really put to the test. The re-launch of a popular middle-grade series by Walter Dean Myers.Zander and his crew are underdogs at DaVinci Academy, one of the best Gifted and Talented schools in Harlem. But even these kids who are known as losers can win by speaking up. When they start their own school newspaper, stuff happens. Big ...
Age Range: 10 - 14 years
Grade Level: 5 - 9
Series: The News Crew (Book 1)
Paperback: 144 pages
Publisher: Scholastic Press; Reprint edition (July 28, 2015)
Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.5 x 7.8 inches
Amazon Rank: 1305399
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In the book, The Cruisers, Book 1, Alexander (aka Zander) and his group of friends known as The Cruisers, write a newspaper article titled “Life on the high C’s” arguing against what Mr. Culpepper, the assistant principal, believes in - getting A’s a...
stuff. Stuff nobody expects. Mr. Culpepper, the Assistant Principal and Chief Executioner, is ready to rid of Zander, Kambui, LaShonda, and Bobbi - until they prove that their writing packs enough power to keep the peace and show what it means to stand up for a cause.