The Hero Next Door by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich

The Hero Next Door

Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich

missing page info Add in missing page information first pub 2019 (editions)

fiction middle grade short stories challenging slow-paced


From We Need Diverse Books, the organization behind Flying Lessons & Other Stories, comes another middle-grade short story collection--this one focused on exploring acts of bravery--featuring some of the best own-voices children's a...

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adventurous 100%
emotional 100%
lighthearted 100%
hopeful 50%
informative 50%
inspiring 50%
reflective 50%
sad 50%


medium 100%

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Character: 100%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 100%

Loveable characters?

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Diverse cast of characters?

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Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 100%

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