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Series: Da Vinci Academy


THE CRUISERS by Walter Dean Myers
FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 2010

In the first volume of a planned quartet, Myers introduces eighth graders Zander, LaShonda, Bobbi and Kambui, students at Da Vinci Academy, a middle school for the gifted and talented in Harlem, and staff of The Cruiser, an alternative to the school newspaper. Read full book review >