Spring 2022

Amanda Gorman

Inspiring Hope with Poetry

From the Series Gateway Biographies

  • Interest Level: Grade 4 - Grade 8   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 5

Poet Amanda Gorman delivered her poem “The Hill We Climb” at the 2021 presidential inauguration, winning wide acclaim. Read about Gorman’s early life, her children’s and poetry books, and what she plans to do next.

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978-1-7284-4186-3
$23.99
978-1-7284-4875-6
$10.99
978-1-7284-4472-7
$35.99
Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 5
Genre Nonfiction, Social Studies
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Narrative Nonfiction, Diverse Books: Feminism, Diverse Books: Race & Ethnicity, Diversity, SEL: A Self-Awareness, SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: C Social Awareness, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2022
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Publication Date 2022-01-01
Text Type Narrative Nonfiction
BISACS JNF007030, JNF007120, JNF007110
Dewey 811/.6 [B]
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 960
Guided Reading Level TBD
Features Bibliography/further reading, Index, Source notes, Teaching Guides, and Timeline

Author: Dr. Artika R. Tyner

Dr. Artika Tyner is a passionate educator, award-winning author, a civil rights attorney, a sought-after speaker, and an advocate for justice. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and is the founder of the Planting People Growing Justice Leadership Institute.

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