The Resource The hero next door, edited by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich, (electronic resource)

The hero next door, edited by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich, (electronic resource)

Label
The hero next door
Title
The hero next door
Statement of responsibility
edited by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 authors, including R. J. Palacio (Wonder), Rita Williams-Garcia (One Crazy Summer), Linda Sue Park (A Long Walk to Water), and many more.Not all heroes wear capes. Some heroes teach martial arts. Others talk to ghosts. A few are inventors or soccer players. They're also sisters, neighbors, and friends. Because heroes come in many shapes and sizes. But they all have one thing in common: they make the world a better place. Published in partnership with We Need Diverse Books, this vibrant anthology features thirteen acclaimed authors whose powerful and diverse voices show how small acts of kindness can save the day. So pay attention, because a hero could be right beside you. Or maybe the hero is you.AUTHORS INCLUDE: William Alexander, Joseph Bruchac, Lamar Giles, Mike Jung, Hena Khan, Juana Medina, Ellen Oh, R. J. Palacio, Linda Sue Park and Anna Dobbin, Cynthia Leitich Smith, Ronald L. Smith, Rita Williams-Garcia, and short-story contest winner Suma SubramaniamAudiobook Table of Contents:FOREWORD by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich, read by Adenrele OjoMINNOWS AND ZOMBIES by Rita Williams-Garcia, read by Caitlin GoldONE WISH by Ronald L. Smith, read by Dominic HoffmanTHE ASSIST by Linda Sue Park and Anna Dobbin, read by Kirby HeyborneHOME by Hena Khan, read by Erin CahillELLISON'S CORNUCOPIA: A LOGAN COUNTY STORY by Lamar Giles, read by Kristen ArizaRESCUE by Suma Subramaniam, read by Renee DorianTHE SAVE by Joseph Bruchac, read by Chris BrowningLOS ABUELOS, TWO BRIGHT MINDS by Juana Medina, read by Laura OrtizTHROWN by Mike Jung, read by Maxwell GlickA GIRL'S BEST FRIEND by Cynthia Leitich Smith, read by Taylor MeskimenEVERLY'S OTHERWORLDLY DILEMMA by Ellen Oh, read by Dylan MooreREINA MADRID by Suma Subramaniam, read by Frankie CorzoGO FISH by William Alexander, read by Mike Chamberlain
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
[Fic]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PZ5
LC item number
.H37 2019
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by an ensemble of narrators
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rhuday-Perkovich, Olugbemisola
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heroes
  • Courage
  • Heroes
  • Courage
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The hero next door, edited by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"With we need diverse books"--cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (06 hr., 18 min., 43 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781984884671
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a524d825-0a9c-46ea-85a1-84624220f202
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1110724631
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The hero next door, edited by Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
"With we need diverse books"--cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (06 hr., 18 min., 43 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781984884671
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
a524d825-0a9c-46ea-85a1-84624220f202
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1110724631
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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