Growing up with a speech impediment and an auditory processing disorder, Amanda had hills to climb. Through poetry, she found her voice, and became America's first Youth Poet Laureate. After reciting a poem at President Biden's inauguration, the audience was moved by Amanda's unifying words, and she became a shining light for the whole world. This inspiring story of the poets' life features a fa t and photo section at the back.
- Written by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
- Illustrated by Queenbe Monyei
- 32 pages
- Recommended reading age: 4+