From TheAmandaGorman.com, “Amanda Gorman is the youngest inaugural poet in U.S. history, as well as an award-winning writer and cum laude graduate of Harvard University, where she studied Sociology. She has written for the New York Times and has two books forthcoming with Penguin Random House.”
I cried during this inauguration event. I want to make this a bestseller when it comes out. Wanna join me?
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The Hill We Climb: Poems
Description (From IndieBound.org)
A lyrical picture book debut from Amanda Gorman, inaugural National Youth Poet Laureate and featured poet at the inauguration of 46th President of the United States Joe Biden, illustrated by #1 New York Times bestseller Loren Long
Including The Hill We Climb, the stirring poem read at the inauguration of the 46th President of the United States, Joe Biden, this debut collection of the same name reveals an energizing and unforgettable new voice in America poetry.
Publication Date: September 21, 2021
About The Author
Amanda Gorman is the inaugural Youth Poet Laureate of the United States. She is a committed activist who works on the local, national, and international levels to support girls’ education and empowerment. Amanda’s activism and poetry have been featured on the Today Show, PBS Kids, and CBS This Morning, and in The New York Times, Vogue, Essence, and O, The Oprah Magazine. She is also the author of the forthcoming picture book Change Sings illustrated by #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Loren Long. After graduating from Harvard University, she now lives in Los Angeles.
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Go to her site, be the first to own Amanda’s debut children’s book, “Change Sings”, and poetry collection “The Hill We Climb”, both being released by Penguin Random House this September.