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Not without laughter

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Scribner Paperback Fiction,
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1st Scribner paperback fiction ed.
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IL: UG - BL: 6.6 - AR Pts: 13
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Although best known as a poet and pioneer of the Harlem Renaissance movement, Langston Hughes proves himself one of modern literature's most revered and versatile African-American authors with Not Without Laughter, a powerful classic novel. This is a moving portrait of African-American family life in 1930s Kansas, following young Sandy Rogers as he comes of age. Sandy's mother, Annjee, works as a housekeeper for a rich white family, while his father, traverses the country in search of work. Not Without Laughter is a moving examination of growing up in a racially divided society. A rich and important work, Hughes deftly echoes the black American experience with this novel.
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author Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
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primary_isbn 9780020209850
publishDate 1995
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subject_facet African American boys -- Kansas -- Fiction, Bildungsromans, City and town life -- Kansas -- Fiction, Domestic fiction, Kansas -- Fiction
title_display Not without laughter
title_full Not without laughter / Langston Hughes ; with a new introduction by Maya Angelou ; foreword by Arna Bontemps
title_short Not without laughter
topic_facet African American boys, City and town life