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Penguin Young Readers (a division of PRH) has announced that they are publishing a special commemorative edition of Amanda Gorman’s ‘The Hill We Climb.’
On January 20th, 2021, former vice president Joseph R. Biden was inaugurated as the 46th president of the United States, but it was 22-year-old Inaugural poet Amanda Gorman who stole the show with her poem “The Hill We Climb” and its message of renewed hope. Here are some tweets that perfectly summarize the impact it clearly had on those viewing.
Amanda Gorman blew us all away with her poem ‘The Hill We Climb’ but fans of the musical Hamilton were particularly pleased with two lines in particular. However, that’s not the only link to the musical.