It Doesn't Take a Genius


Product Details

$17.95  $16.51
Six Foot Press
Publish Date
April 13, 2021
5.8 X 8.4 X 1.2 inches | 1.2 pounds

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About the Author

Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich is the award-winning author of Two Naomis, Naomis Too, and Eighth Grade Superzero, which received a starred review in Publishers Weekly, a Notable Book for a Global Society honor by the International Reading Association, a Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People honor by the National Council for the Social Studies and CBC, and was named an Amazon Best Book of the Month. She is also the author of Someday Is Now: Clara Luper and the 1958 Oklahoma City Sit-Ins (Quarto Kids) and Above and Beyond: Nasa's Journey to Tomorrow (Feiwel and Friends/Macmillan) and editor of the forthcoming We Need Diverse Books anthology, The Hero Next Door. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.


Praise for books by Rhuday-Perkovich:

Some Day Is Now
Not only does this book highlight an important civil rights activist, it can serve as an introduction to child activism as well as the movement itself. Valuable. – Kirkus Reviews starred review

Two Naomis
A smart, endearing story about two girls who are blending families, growing up, and building a friendship. – Kirkus Reviews starred review
This story of two families coming together is grounded and sweet ... recommended for all children who appreciate realistic contemporary stories. – Booklist, starred review
Warm, upbeat, and satisfying. – Publishers Weekly
A sweet coming-of-age story...Highly recommended. – School Library Journal