Next Door to the World


Next Door to the World is the fifth annual anthology of stories from the KIPP Scribes Program. The 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grade student authors from KIPP STRIVE Academy are mentored through the story-writing process by Atlanta-area writing professionals. The 2014 anthology features stories inspired by Southern writer Joel Chandler Harris, his home The Wren's Nest, and the Brer Rabbit stories he compiled in the 1880s.