Margarita Engle

Engle in 2014 Margarita Engle (born in Los Angeles, California on September 2, 1951) is a Cuban American poet and author of many award-winning books for children, young adults and adults. Most of Engle's stories are written in verse and are a reflection of her Cuban heritage and her deep appreciation and knowledge of nature. She became the first Latino awarded a Newbery Honor in 2009 for ''The Surrender Tree: Poems of Cuba's Struggle for Freedom''. She was selected by the Poetry Foundation to serve from 2017 to 2019 as the sixth Young People's Poet Laureate. On October 9, 2018, Margarita Engle was announced the winner of the 2019 NSK Neustadt Prize for Children's Literature. She was nominated by 2019 NSK Prize jury member Lilliam Rivera. Provided by Wikipedia
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  1. Enchanted air
    two cultures two wings a memoir
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    by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2015
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  2. The firefly letters
    a suffragette's journey to Cuba
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    by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2010
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  3. by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2023
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  4. Manos que bailan
    cómo Teresa Carreño tocó el piano para el Presidente Lincoln
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    Published 2021
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  6. The lightning dreamer
    Cuba's greatest abolitionist
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    by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2013
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  7. Silver people
    voices from the Panama Canal
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    Published 2014
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    Published 2017
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  9. Tropical secrets
    Holocaust refugees in Cuba
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    Published 2017
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  11. by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2022
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  12. by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2014
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  13. Jazz owls
    a novel of the Zoot Suit Riots
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    by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2018
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  14. Lion Island
    Cuba's warrior of words
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    by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2017
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  15. Drum dream girl
    how one girl's courage changed music
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    by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2015
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  16. Soaring earth
    a companion memoir to Enchanted air
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    by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2020
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  17. Silver people
    voices from the Panama Canal
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    by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2014
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  18. Jazz owls
    a novel of the Zoot Suit Riots
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    by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2018
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  19. Dreams from many rivers
    a Hispanic history of the United States told in poems
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    by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2019
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  20. The flying girl
    how Aida de Acosta learned to soar
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    by Engle, Margarita
    Published 2018
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