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My People

My People

Illustrated by: Charles R. Smith Jr.
For Ages: 4 - 8
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Langston Hughes's spare yet eloquent tribue to his people has been cherished for generations. Now, acclaimed photographer Charles R. Smith Jr. interprets this beloved poem in vivid sepia photographs that capture the glory, the beauty, and the soul of being a black American today.
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  • Atheneum Books for Young Readers | 
  • 40 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781416935407 | 
  • January 2009 | 
  • Grades P - 3
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Illustrator Charles R. Smith Performs A Poem By Langston Hughes, My People

Charles performs "My People" by Langston Hughes.

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