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The life heroic : how to unleash your most amazing self

Author: Elizabeth Svoboda
Publisher: Minneapolis : Zest Books, [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Heroes are superhuman. Or at least it's easy to assume that when you read ripped-from-the-news stories of derring-do. But in reality, almost anyone who's motivated can be a hero, and the heroes who make the biggest impact aren't always the ones who make headlines. This approachable, research-backed guide will equip kids with the tools they need to become everyday heroes. Along the way, you'll hear from real heroes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Self-help publications
Informational works
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Svoboda, Elizabeth, author.
Life heroic.
Minneapolis : Zest Books, 2019.
(DLC) 2019980021
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Svoboda
ISBN: 9781541578609 1541578600 9781942186250 1942186258
OCLC Number: 1090370935
Description: 141 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: What it means to be a hero --
Find ways to help --
Recognize your hero's journey --
Seek mentors and role models --
Overcoming obstacles means standing out --
Heroes get schooled --
Passing the test --
Transform pain into heroic purpose --
Grow your tribe --
Turn heroic goals into a heroic life.
Responsibility: by Elizabeth Svodoba ; illustrated by Chris Hajny.

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Svoboda's inspirational offering begins with the story of a high school senior who bravely took the wheel of a school bus after the bus driver had a heart attack while driving. The author then asks Read more...

 
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