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Punching the Air

Punching the Air by Ibi Zoboi, and Yusef Salaam

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By Ibi Zoboi, and and, Yusef Salaam

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From award-winning, bestselling author Ibi Zoboi and prison reform activist Yusef Salaam of the Exonerated Five comes a powerful YA novel in verse about a boy who is wrongfully incarcerated. Perfect for fans of the Noughts & Crosses series and The Hate U Give.


14 Sep 2021

Loved it.

07 Aug 2021

Powerful: hard-hitting and excellently written.

31 Oct 2020

Great book

30 Oct 2020


One of the most important YA books I have ever read. A must read, regardless of age.

10 Sep 2020

A powerful novel in verse about art, injustice, systemic racism and gentrification.

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