Young People's Poet Laureate, Margarita Engle

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 3:30pm

Meet The Young People's Poet Laureate, Margarita Engle!

Her new book,  Jazz Owls is a searing verse novel about the 1943 Zoot Suit Riots in Los Angeles. Newbery Winner Matt de la Peña says of Jazz Owls: "Jazz Owls is a riveting, wonderfully researched novel about the 1943 Zoot Suit Riots in Los Angeles. Margarita Engle's ear for language is a gift."

This is a meet & greet and book signing.  

Recommended for ages 11 to adult

Jazz Owls: A Novel of the Zoot Suit Riots Cover Image
By Margarita Engle, Rudy Gutierrez (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534409439
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 8th, 2018