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Film, Video 2023 National Book Festival: Gary D. Schmidt on the Herculean Challenges of 7th Grade

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Title

  • 2023 National Book Festival: Gary D. Schmidt on the Herculean Challenges of 7th Grade

Summary

  • Seventh grade can feel like performing in the Olympics, especially at a new school with teachers and assignments that challenge you to live up to your name: Hercules. "The Labors of Hercules Beal" by Gary D. Schmidt follows the smallest kid in the class, Herc Beal, as he attempts to duplicate the twelve feats performed by the mythical demigod, Hercules. Moderated by Stephanie Handy.

Event Date

  • August 12, 2023

Running Time

  • 26 minutes 17 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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