Heroes were ordinary people who ken that even if their own lives were impossibly knotted, they could untangle someone else’s. And maybe that one act could lead someone to rescue you right back – Jodi Picoult
In Zombie Baseball beat down Miguel is what I think is a hero. This is because in the book Miguel is willing to stand up and fight the bully Sammy. Miguel and his friends know the odds are against them but they stand up and do what needed to be done.