Poetry for Young People: Langston Hughes

Poetry for Young People: Langston Hughes


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WINNER OF THE 2007 CORETTA SCOTT KING ILLUSTRATOR HONOR AWARD A fresh design and appealing new cover enliven this award-winning collection in the acclaimed "Poetry for Young People" series. Showcasing the extraordinary Langston Hughes, it's edited by two leading poetry experts and features gallery-quality art by Benny Andrews that adds rich dimension to the words. Hughes's magnificent, powerful words still resonate today, and the anthologized poems in this splendid volume include his best-loved works: "The Negro Speaks of Rivers"; "My People"; "Words Like Freedom"; "Harlem"; and "I, Too"--his sharp, pointed response to Walt Whitman's "I Hear America Singing."

Title: Poetry for Young People: Langston Hughes

Author: Roessel, David [Editor]; Rampersad, Arnold [Editor]; Andrews, Benny [Illustrator];

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Sterling Children's Books: 2013-01-01

ISBN/UPC Number: 1454903287

ISBN/UPC Number 13: 9781454903284

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: new

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 9781454903284

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