Marcus Burke

TEAM SEVEN made the Longlist for the PEN Open Book Award!

"A penetrating debut novel of a family and a community on the brink." -- O, Oprah Magazine

"Remarkable . . . Team Seven achieves a rare degree of mature and compassionate insight." -- Marilynne Robinson

"Lucid and affecting . . . thick with poetry, dense with lines of pitch-perfect verse that pulsate with the rhythms of the street." -- The Washington Post

"A wonderful debut novel . . . Moves like a locomotive right to the end." -- Kirkus Reviews (starred)

"The writing is rich with street vernacular, adding authenticity and depth to Andre's inner and outer worlds." -- Publishers Weekly