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Langston Hughes: Young Black Poet (Childhood of Famous Americans)
Focuses on the early years of the well-known poet, Langston Hughes, whose writings reflect the everyday experiences of African Americans.
ebook, 192 pages
Published June 30th 2008 by Aladdin
(first published August 1st 1995)
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A middle school level biography. My son wanted to read it so I read it too. The writing is a little stilted and it ends abruptly but it is very informative and the author clearly admires Hughes. What an amazing, hard working, brilliant yet humble man he was!