The Crossover: The Graphic Novel

Book review by Michael Berry, Common Sense Media
The Crossover: The Graphic Novel Poster Image

Common Sense says

age 9+

Graphic adaptation captures basketball's power, poetry.

Parents say

No reviews yet.

Add your rating

Kids say

No reviews yet.

Add your rating

Did we miss something on diversity?

Research shows a connection between kids' healthy self-esteem and positive portrayals in media. That's why we've added a new "Diverse Representations" section to our reviews that will be rolling out on an ongoing basis. You can help us help kids by suggesting a diversity update.

A Lot or a Little?

The parents' guide to what's in this book.

Stands out for and .

Community Reviews

There aren't any reviews yet. Be the first to review this title.

Book Details

Our Editors Recommend

  • Hooper Poster Image


    Poignant tale of Polish immigrant teen's struggle to fit in.

    age 14+
  • Stephen Curry: Epic Athletes, Book 1 Poster Image

    Stephen Curry: Epic Athletes, Book 1

    Breezy biography tracks the rise of an NBA superstar.

    age 8+
  • Rebound Poster Image


    Heartfelt, soaring, fast-break story of loss and growth.

    age 10+

For kids who love sports and graphic novels

Themes & Topics

Browse titles with similar subject matter.

  • Cartoon picture of basketball, football, and medal
    Sports and Martial Arts
    See all
  • Cartoon picture of a sister and brother holding hands
    Brothers and Sisters
    See all
  • Cartoon photo of a keep out sign
    Middle School
    See all

Common Sense Media's unbiased ratings are created by expert reviewers and aren't influenced by the product's creators or by any of our funders, affiliates, or partners.

See how we rate