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African Americans Juvenile Poetry
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African American poetry



New York : Sterling Children's Books, [2012] 2012

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Ashley Bryan's ABC of African-American poetry.



New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [1997] 1997

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Ashley Bryan's ABC of African-American poetry.



New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, 2001. 2001

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Black magic


Johnson, Dinah.
New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2010. 2010

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The blacker the berry : poems


Thomas, Joyce Carol.
New York : Joanna Cotler Books/Amistad, [2008] 1997

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The block : poems


Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
New York : Viking, 1995. 1995

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Blues journey


Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014.
[Pine Plains, N.Y.] : Live Oak Media, [2005, c2003] 2005

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Brown angels : an album of pictures and verse


Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014.
[New York] : HarperCollinsPublishers, [1993] 1993

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Brown honey in broomwheat tea : poems


Thomas, Joyce Carol.
[New York] : HarperCollins, [1993] 1993

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Children of long ago : poems


Little, Lessie Jones.
New York : Philomel Books, [1988] 1988

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Crowning glory : poems


Thomas, Joyce Carol.
[New York] : Joanna Cotler Books, [2002] 2002

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A dime a dozen


Grimes, Nikki.
New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, [1998] 1998

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The dream keeper and other poems


Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
New York : Scholastic, [1996] 1996

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The dream keeper and other poems


Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
New York : Knopf, [1994] 1994

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The dream keeper and other poems


Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
New York : Knopf, 1996. 1996

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Families : poems celebrating the African American experience



Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Wordsong/Boyds Mills Press, [1994] 1994

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Fortune's bones : the Manumission requiem


Nelson, Marilyn, 1946-
Asheville, NC : Front Street, [2004] 2004

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Freedom over me : eleven slaves, their lives and dreams brought to life


Bryan, Ashley, author, illustrator.
New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2016] 2016

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From a child's heart


Grimes, Nikki.
Orange, N.J. : Just Us Books, 1993. 1993

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The genie in the jar


Giovanni, Nikki.
New York : H. Holt, [1996] 1996

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Gingerbread days


Thomas, Joyce Carol.
New York : HarperCollins Publishers, 1995. 1995

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Golden slippers, an anthology of Negro poetry for young readers



New York : Harper & Row, [1941] 1941

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Harlem : a poem


Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014.
New York : Scholastic Press, 1997. 1997

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Harlem a poem


Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014.
[New Rochelle, NY] : Spoken Arts, [1998] 1998

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Here in Harlem : poems in many voices


Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014.
New York : Holiday House, 2004. 2004

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Honey, I love, and other love poems


Greenfield, Eloise.
New York : Crowell, [1978] 1978

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Hopscotch love : a family treasury of love poems


Grimes, Nikki.
New York : Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books, [1999] 1999

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I heard God talking to me : William Edmondson and his stone carvings


Spires, Elizabeth.
New York : Frances Foster Books, 2009. 2009

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I, too, am America


Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2012. 2012

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I, too, sing America : three centuries of African American poetry



Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1998. 1998

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In the hollow of your hand : slave lullabies


McGill, Alice.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2000. 1999

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It's raining laughter


Grimes, Nikki.
New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, 1997. 1997

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Jump back, Honey


Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906.
New York : Jump at the Sun, 1999. 1999

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Keeping the night watch


Smith, Hope Anita.
New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2008. 2008

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Langston Hughes


Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
New York : Sterling Pub., [2006] 2006

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Langston Hughes


Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
New York : Sterling Children's Books, 2013. 2013

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Let freedom sing


Brantley-Newton, Vanessa.
Maplewood, NJ : Blue Apple Books ; [San Francisco, CA] : Distributed by Chronicle Books, 2009. 2009

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Lullaby (for a Black mother) : a poem


Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. 2013

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Make a joyful sound : poems for children by African-American poets



New York : Scholastic, 1996. 1996

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Make a joyful sound : poems for children by African-American poets



New York : Checkerboard Press, [1991] 1991

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Meet Danitra Brown


Grimes, Nikki.
New York : Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, [1994] 1994

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Meet Danitra Brown


Grimes, Nikki.
New York : Mulberry Books, 1997. 1997

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Meet Danitra Brown


Grimes, Nikki.
New York : Trumpet Club, [1996] 1996

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My Black me : a beginning book of Black poetry



New York : Dutton Children's Books, 1994. 1994

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My man Blue : poems


Grimes, Nikki.
New York, N.Y. : Puffin Books, 2002. 2002

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My people


Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers/ginee seo books, [2009] 2009

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Nathaniel talking


Greenfield, Eloise.
New York : Black Butterfly Children's Books, [1988] 1988

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The Negro speaks of rivers


Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
New York, NY : Disney Jump at the Sun Books, [2009] 2009

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Night on Neighborhood Street


Greenfield, Eloise.
New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, 1991. 1991

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The other side : Shorter poems


Johnson, Angela, 1961-
New York : Orchard Books, [1998] 1998

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