Lullaby (for A Black Mother)
A PoemBook - 2013
With a few simple words as smooth as a song, the poet Langston Hughes celebrates the love between an African American mother and her baby. The award-winning illustrator Sean Qualls's painted and collaged artwork captures universally powerful maternal moments with tenderness and whimsy. In the end, readers will find a rare photo of baby Hughes and his mother, a biographical note, further reading, and the complete lullaby. Amazon.com, viewed April 8, 2013.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 cm