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The Resource My people, Langston Hughes ; photographs by Charles R. Smith Jr

My people, Langston Hughes ; photographs by Charles R. Smith Jr

Label
My people
Title
My people
Statement of responsibility
Langston Hughes ; photographs by Charles R. Smith Jr
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sepia toned photographs by Charles R. Smith, Jr. accompany Langston Hughes' classic poem "My People" and celebrate the glory, beauty, and soul of the African-American community
Summary
Hughes's spare yet eloquent tribute to his people has been cherished for generations. Now, acclaimed photographer Smith interprets this beloved poem in vivid sepia photographs that capture the glory, the beauty, and the soul of being a black American today
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrator Category, 2010.
  • Maryland Blue Crab Young Reader Award for Easy Nonfiction, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
294579
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • School Library Journal starred, February 2009
  • Pub Weekly, November 2008
  • Kirkus Starred, December 2008
  • Booklist, February 2009
Dewey number
811/.52
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 2.8
  • K-3
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PS3515.U274
LC item number
M9 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
primary
Label
My people, Langston Hughes ; photographs by Charles R. Smith Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[36] p.
Isbn
9781416935407
Lccn
2008025604
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
My people, Langston Hughes ; photographs by Charles R. Smith Jr
Publication
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[36] p.
Isbn
9781416935407
Lccn
2008025604
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

Library Locations

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      34.163841 -84.805542
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