Emma Otheguy, Author

¡Bienvenidos! I am a children’s author who writes about Latinex identity and Latin American history and literature. Look for my middle-grade novel, Silver Meadows Summer, out now from Knopf Books for Young Readers.


Silver Meadows Summer

Just right for fans of Pam Muñoz Ryan, this story of moving out and moving on is a touching portrayal of the experience of leaving one's home and making new friends--sometimes where least expected.

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Silver Meadows Summer

Silver Meadows Summer, my debut middle-grade novel for kids ages 8-12 was recently published by Knopf Books for Young Readers. It’s a book about cousins, new friends, and secret houses in the woods. It’s inspired by growing up Cuban-American and spending summers between New York and Puerto Rico. It’s about carrying the Caribbean and the…