My People - Langston Hughes and Charles R. Smith Jr.

Langston Hughes’s thirty-three word poem My People (Atheneum, $17.99) is a joyous celebration of being African American. Charles R. Smith Jr.’s black-and-white photographs of African Americans, from newborns to elderly, from light-skinned to dark-skinned movingly illustrate the many faces of Hughes’s people today. Ages 2 up.
My People By Langston Hughes, Charles R. Smith Jr. (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781416935407
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 6th, 2009