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, coming soon from Knopf Books for Young Readers.


Martí's Song for Freedom

Written in verse, with excerpts from Martí’s seminal Versos sencillos, this book is a beautiful tribute to a brilliant political writer and courageous fighter of freedom for all men and women.

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Book Blurbs!

My debut middle-grade novel, Silver Meadows Summer, will be published at the end of this month (on April 30th, 2019), by Knopf Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Random House. Several authors and trade journals have already given the book some lovely reviews, listed below. If you would like a signed copy of…