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The dream keeper and other poems
(Book)

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Published:
New York : Knopf, c1994.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
83 pages : ill. ; 24 cm.
Status:
Crofton Library - Children's Nonfiction
J 811.52 HUGHES
Maryland City at Russett Library - Children's Nonfiction
J 811.52 HUGHES
Description
"HOLD FAST TO DREAMS / For if dreams die / Life is a broken-winged bird / That cannot fly." The Dream Keeper, the great African-American writer Langston Hughes's only collection of poems for children, includes some of his best loved works. It is being reissued in a handsome hardcover edition in celebration of its 75th anniversary. Filled with elegant scratchboard illustrations by Caldecott Honor winner Brian Pinkey, and featuring an introduction by noted children's poet Lee Bennett Hopkins, this gift edition is sure to be cherished by young readers and longtime poetry lovers alike.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
067984421X :, 0679944214

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General Note
"Including seven additional poems."
Description
A collection of sixty-six poems, selected by the author for young readers, including lyrical poems, songs, and blues, many exploring the black experience.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Hughes, L., & Pinkney, J. B. (1994). The dream keeper and other poems. New York: Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 and J. Brian Pinkney. 1994. The Dream Keeper and Other Poems. New York: Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 and J. Brian Pinkney, The Dream Keeper and Other Poems. New York: Knopf, 1994.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hughes, Langston, and J. Brian Pinkney. The Dream Keeper and Other Poems. New York: Knopf, 1994. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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