Change Sings: A Children's Anthem

by Amanda Gorman (Author) Loren Long (Illustrator)

Reading Level: K − 1st Grade

A lyrical picture book debut from presidential inaugural poet Amanda Gorman and #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Loren Long

I can hear change humming

In its loudest, proudest song.

I don't fear change coming,

And so I sing along.

In this stirring, much-anticipated picture book by presidential inaugural poet and activist Amanda Gorman, anything is possible when our voices join together. As a young girl leads a cast of characters on a musical journey, they learn that they have the power to make changes--big or small--in the world, in their communities, and in most importantly, in themselves.

With lyrical text and rhythmic illustrations that build to a dazzling crescendo by #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Loren Long, Change Sings is a triumphant call to action for everyone to use their abilities to make a difference.


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Amanda Gorman
Amanda Gorman es la poeta inaugural presidencial más joven en la historia de los Estados Unidos. Ella es una activista dedicada a las causas del medio ambiente, la igualdad racial y la justicia de género. El activismo y la poesía de Amanda han aparecido en The Today Show, PBS Kids, CBS This Morning, y en The New York Times, Vogue, Essence, y O, The Oprah Magazine. En el 2017, Urban Word la nombró la primera Poeta Juvenil Nacional Laureada de los Estados Unidos. Ella es la autora de la colección de poesía y edición especial de su poema inaugural, "The Hill We Climb"/"La colina que ascendemos." Después de graduarse cum laude de Harvard University, regresó a vivir en su ciudad natal de Los Ángeles. Visitala en linea en theamandagorman.com o @amandascgorman


Loren Long es un autor e ilustradora de la serie Otis una superventas del New York Times, que está en desarrollo para ser una serie de televisión animada. También es ilustrador de los libros # 1 superventas del New York Times Of Thee I sing por Barack Obama y Love por Mat de la Peña. Recientemente ilustró una edición moderna del libro clásico The Night Before Christmas por Clement C. Moore. El vive cerca de Cincinnati con su esposa y perro de rescate, Charlie. Visitalo en linea en lorenlong.com o @lorenlong
Classification
Fiction
ISBN-13
9780593203224
Lexile Measure
N/A
Guided Reading Level
N/A
Publisher
Viking Books for Young Readers
Publication date
September 20, 2021
Series
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BISAC categories
JUV011010 - Juvenile Fiction | People & Places | United States - African-American
JUV039120 - Juvenile Fiction | Social Themes | Prejudice & Racism
JUV070000 - Juvenile Fiction | Poetry (see also Stories in Verse)
Library of Congress categories
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