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The hill we climb : an inaugural poem for the country / Amanda Gorman ; foreword by Oprah Winfrey.

Gorman, Amanda, 1998- (author.). Winfrey, Oprah, (writer of introduction.).

Available copies

  • 9 of 12 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 2 copies available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 12 total copies.

Summary:

"On January 20, 2021, Amanda Gorman became the sixth and youngest poet, at age twenty-two, to deliver a poetry reading at a presidential inauguration. Taking the stage after the 46th president of the United States, Joe Biden, Gorman captivated the nation and brought hope to viewers around the globe. Her poem "The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem for the country" can now be cherished in this special edition. Including an enduring foreword by Oprah Winfrey, this keepsake celebrates the promise of America and affirms the power of poetry." --from book jacket.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 811 GOR 2021 (Text) 33892100730150 Adult New Books Book None 04/07/2021 Checked out 11/04/2021
Hood River County Library YA 811 GOR 2021 (Text) 33892100746446 Young Adult New Books Book None 08/16/2021 Checked out 10/06/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593465271
  • ISBN: 059346527X
  • Physical Description: 29 pages ; 18 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Viking Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2021]

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"On January 20, 2021, Amanda Gorman became the sixth and youngest poet, at age twenty-two, to deliver a poetry reading at a presidential inauguration. Taking the stage after the 46th president of the United States, Joe Biden, Gorman captivated the nation and brought hope to viewers around the globe. Her poem "The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem for the country" can now be cherished in this special edition. Including an enduring foreword by Oprah Winfrey, this keepsake celebrates the promise of America and affirms the power of poetry." --from book jacket.
Subject: Biden, Joseph R., Jr. > Inaugurations > Poetry.
Presidents > United States > Inauguration > Poetry.
African American women authors > Poetry.
Inauguration Day > Poetry.
American poetry.
United States > Social aspects > Poetry.
Genre: Political poetry.
Poetry.

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