This historic retelling details the moments on a train crossing the Mississippi River that led to poet Langston Hughes writing his poem "The Negro Speaks of Rivers."
Love to Langston is a tribute to poet, Langston Hughes. It is a biography of poems written by Tony Medina that capture glimpses into the life of Langston Hughes based on Hughes' own poetry and Medina's own imagination of what Hughes' life was like.
This is a beautifully illustrated compilation of five Nativity poems by Langston Hughes. The five poems included are "Carol of the Brown King," "Shepherd's Song at Christmas," "On a Christmas Night," "On a Pallet of Straw," and "The Christmas Story."