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The Dream Keeper and Other Poems

By Langston Hughes, 1902-1967

"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.

Format

Book

Availability

1 available at Main (Downtown)
  • C 811.52 Hug, Children's NonFiction
1 available at Blythewood
  • C LIT Poetry Hug, Children's NonFiction
1 available at Cooper (Forest Acres)
  • C 811.52 Hug, Children's NonFiction
1 available at Sandhills
  • C 811.52 Hug, Children's NonFiction
1 available at St. Andrews (Broad River)
  • C 811.52 Hug, Children's NonFiction

Publish Date

1993

ISBN

067984421X


Format: Book
Author: Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967
Title: The dream keeper and other poems / Langston Hughes ; illustrations by Brian Pinkney, with additional poems by Langston Hughes.
Publisher Date: New York : Knopf, 1993.
Subject: African Americans -- Juvenile poetry American poetry -- African American authors -- Juvenile literature.
Isbn: 067984421X 0679944214 0394810961 0394910966
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 5
System Items Total: 7
Call Number: 811.52 Hug
Oclc: 25711946
Upc:
Bib Id: 72831

Format: Book
Author: Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967
Title: The dream keeper and other poems / Langston Hughes ; illustrations by Brian Pinkney, with additional poems by Langston Hughes.
Publisher, Date: New York : Knopf, 1993.
Description: xi, 83 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects: African Americans -- Juvenile poetry
Subjects: American poetry -- African American authors -- Juvenile literature.
Other Author: Pinkney, J. Brian ill.
LCCN: 92010240
ISBN: 067984421X
ISBN: 0679944214
ISBN: 0394810961
ISBN: 0394910966
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 5
Total Copies: 7
Call Number: 811.52 Hug