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Langston Hughes: American Poet

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Based on 73 Ratings and 20 Reviews

Book Description


When Langston Hughes was a boy, His grandmother told him true stories of how African people were captured in Africa and brought to America enslaved. She told him about their fight for freedom and justice.

Langston loved his grandmother's stories. To learn more stories and bear more beautiful language, he began to read books. He fell in love with books and decided that one day he... More
Book Information
PublisherAmistad Press
BindingHardcover (11 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages48
ISBN-100060215186
ISBN-13978-0060215187
Publication Date12/24/2001
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About Alice Walker (Author) : Alice Walker is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Alice Walker include Color Purple, In love & trouble; stories of Black women, Why War Is Never a Good Idea.
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About Catherine Deeter (Illustrator) : Catherine Deeter is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Catherine Deeter include Langston Hughes: American Poet, The Return of Rex and Ethel.
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