Read here about the winners of the poetry (and essay) contest sponsored by the Cupertino Library Foundation as part of 2014’s Silicon Valley Reads project. You can click on the names of the winners to read their work. We write some fine poems in Cupertino! Special thanks to Stephanie Pressman and Amanda Williamsen for helping me judge.
First Prize Winner: Kim Johnson
First Prize Winner: Annabelle Tseng
Second Place: Angela Wang
Middle School Category
First Prize Winner: Hope Nguyen
Second Place: Jacqueline He
Here’s Amanda chatting with a couple of the winners after the event.
And this is Amanda and I with Robin Sloan, the author of Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore, one of the books featured during Silicon Valley Reads this year.