Emma Otheguy, Author

¡Bienvenidos!  I am a children’s author who writes about Latinex identity and Latin American history and literature. Look for my picture book, A Sled for Gabo, out soon from Simon and Schuster.


A Sled for Gabo

Available Soon!

The Snowy Day meets Last Stop on Market Street in this heartwarming classic in the making about a young boy who is in a new town and doesn’t have much, but with the help of a loving community discovers the joys of his first snowy day.

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The Blog

Kirkus reviews A SLED FOR GABO!

Kirkus reviewed my first fiction picture book A SLED FOR GABO! Check out the full review here. A SLED FOR GABO will be published in January 2021 by Atheneum (an imprint of Simon & Schuster) alongside a Spanish edition, UN TRINEO PARA GABO. You can pre-order a copy in English or Spanish now!