Be Among the First to Have This Beautiful and Inspiring Childrens' Book to be Published in September!
This 80-page breakout breakout collection of Amanda Gorman's work reveals an energizing and unforgettable new voice in America poetry.
The Hill We Climb and Other Poems includes “The Hill We Climb,” the stirring poem she read at the inauguration of the 46th President of the United States, Joe Biden.
For Ages 14 and Up and Grades 9 and Up
FORMAT: New, hardcover
TO BE PUBLISHED: September 21, 2012
PUBLISHER: Viking Books for Young Readers
DIMENSIONS: 8.3 inches L x 5.5 W
RATING: Much Love! from readers with advance copies
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Amanda Gorman is the youngest presidential inaugural poet in US history. She is a committed advocate for the environment, racial equality, and gender justice.
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.
In 2017, Urban Word named her the first-ever National Youth Poet Laureate of the United States. After graduating cum laude from Harvard University, she now lives in her hometown of Los Angeles.
The special edition of her inaugural poem, “The Hill We Climb,” was published in March 2021. And, her children's book, "Change Sings" also will be published in September 2021.