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BKLYN Books for Kids about the Harlem Renaissance

Kid-friendly picks to learn more about Langston Hughes and the Harlem Renaissance.

14 items

Love to Langston

Medina, Tony | PRINTED MATL

I, too, am America

Langston Hughes ; illustrated by Bryan Collier. |

That is my dream!

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967, author. | PRINTED MATL

Lullaby (for a Black mother)

by Langston Hughes ; illustrated by Sean Qualls. |

The block

by Langston Hughes ; collage by Romare Bearden ; selected by Lowery S. Sims and Daisy Murray Voigt ; introduction by Bill Cosby. |

Sail away

by Langston Hughes ; illustrated by Ashley Bryan. |

Langston Hughes

by Alice Walker ; paintings by Catherine Deeter. |

Langston Hughes

edited by Arnold Rampersad & David Roessel ; illustrations by Benny Andrews. |

Sweet music in Harlem

by Debbie A. Taylor ; illustrated by Frank Morrison. |

Sweet music in Harlem

by Debbie A. Taylor ; illustrated by Frank Morrison. |

A song for Harlem

by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James. |

Uptown

Collier, Bryan, author. | EAUDIO

The Negro speaks of rivers

Langston Hughes ; with illustrations by E.B. Lewis. |

Ella Fitzgerald

by Andrea Davis Pinkney with Scat Cat Monroe ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney. |