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Amanda Gorman and Chrissy King Honored with Girls Write Now’s Agents of Change Award

Phoebe Robinson, Honored Special Guest.

Penguin Random House is proud of it’s longstanding relationship with Girls Write Now, New York’s first and only writing and mentoring organization for girls and gender non-conforming youth. The organization has been distinguished three times by the White House as one of the nation’s top after school programs, and twice by the Nonprofit Excellence Awards as one of New York City’s top ten nonprofits.

This year, Penguin Young Reader’s author Amanda Gorman and Tiny Reparation Books author Chrissy King were honored with the Agents of Change Award.  Continue reading