One last word : wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance /

"In this collection of poetry, Nikki Grimes looks afresh at the poets of the Harlem Renaissance -- including voices like Langston Hughes, Georgia Douglas Johnson, and many more writers of importance and resonance from this era -- by combining their work with her own original poetry. Using "...

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Main Author: Grimes, Nikki (Illustrator)
Other Authors: Cabrera, Cozbi A. (Illustrator), Christie, R. Gregory, 1971- (Illustrator), Cummings, Pat (Illustrator), Gilchrist, Jan Spivey (Illustrator), Glenn, Ebony (Illustrator), Lewis, Earl B. (Illustrator), Morrison, Frank, 1971- (Illustrator), Myers, Christopher (Illustrator), Pinkney, J. Brian (Illustrator), Qualls, Sean (Illustrator), Ransome, James (Illustrator), Steptoe, Javaka, 1971- (Illustrator), Strickland, Shadra (Illustrator), Zunon, Elizabeth (Illustrator)
Format: Book
Published: New York : Bloomsbury, 2017.
Table of Contents:
  • Emergency measures / by Nikki Grimes
  • Storm ending / by Jean Toomer
  • Truth / by Nikki Grimes
  • Life and death / by Clara Ann Thompson
  • Crucible of champions / by Nikki Grimes
  • For a poet / by Countee Cullen
  • A safe place / by Nikki Grimes
  • Calling dreams / by Georgia Douglas Johnson
  • The sculptor / by Nikki Grimes
  • We wear the mask / by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • Jabari unmasked / by Nikki Grimes
  • Mother to son / by Langston Hughes
  • Lessons / by Nikki Grimes
  • As the eagle soars / by Jean Toomer
  • No hamsters here / by Nikki Grimes
  • An excerpt from To Usward / by Gwendolyn Bennett
  • In search of a superpower / by Nikki Grimes
  • Hope / by Georgia Douglas Johnson
  • On bully patrol / by Nikki Grimes
  • The Negro speaks of rivers / by Langston Hughes
  • David's old soul / by Nikki Grimes
  • To a dark girl / by Gwendlyn Bennett
  • Through the eyes of artists / by Nikki Grimes
  • Common dust / by Georgia Douglas Johnson
  • A dark date for Josh / by Nikki Grimes
  • No images / by Waring Cuney
  • Blurred beauty / by Nikki Grimes
  • The minor key / by Clara Ann Thompson
  • Common denominator / by Nikki Grimes
  • I leave the glory days / by Nikki Grimes.