African American Poetry (Hardcover)
The newest addition to the acclaimed Poetry for Young People series shines a light on the power and beauty of African-American verse. Helpful and generous annotations, a lively introduction, and beautiful illustrations make this the ideal book to introduce young readers to the marvels of poetry. Full color.
About the Author
Arnold Rampersad, Woodrow Wilson Professor of Literature at Princeton University, is the author of "The Life of Langston Hughes" and editor of "The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes".
KARENBARBOUR lives in Iverness, California. She is also the illustrator of IHave an Olive Tree by Eve Bunting, Let's Talk About Race by Julius Lester, and Poetry for Young People: African American Poems, edited by Arnold Rampersad and Marcellus Blount.