A Conspiracy of Lemurs

All Hail the Mighty Underpup: Writing the Underdog Hero in Children’s Literature

March 18, 2021 Jaynie Royal Season 2 Episode 4
A Conspiracy of Lemurs
All Hail the Mighty Underpup: Writing the Underdog Hero in Children’s Literature
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A Conspiracy of Lemurs
All Hail the Mighty Underpup: Writing the Underdog Hero in Children’s Literature
Mar 18, 2021 Season 2 Episode 4
Jaynie Royal

 In anticipation of the release of our 2019 Kraken Book Prize-winning title, Thomas Creeper and the Gloomsbury Secret, J.R. Potter will be joining us on A Conspiracy of Lemurs to chat about would-be heroes in crisis, heroes who have nothing to lose and everything to gain. We’ll explore the role of the underdog hero in middle grade fiction and the lessons we can learn from them at any stage in our lives. 

Show Notes

 In anticipation of the release of our 2019 Kraken Book Prize-winning title, Thomas Creeper and the Gloomsbury Secret, J.R. Potter will be joining us on A Conspiracy of Lemurs to chat about would-be heroes in crisis, heroes who have nothing to lose and everything to gain. We’ll explore the role of the underdog hero in middle grade fiction and the lessons we can learn from them at any stage in our lives.