Entries by Amy Meythaler

Margarita Engle: Award-Winning Author and Young People’s Poet Laureate

Margarita Engle has received multiple Pura Belpré Awards, a Newbery Honor, and several other accolades; and she is currently serving a two-year term as The Poetry Foundation’s Young People’s Poet Laureate—the first Latino to do so. “Being chosen as the national Young People’s Poet Laureate was such an astonishing honor that at first I felt […]