That Is My Dream!: A Picture Book of Langston Hughes's 'Dream Variation'

by Hughes, Langston (Author), Miyares, Daniel (Author)

ISBN: 9780399550171

"Dream Variation," one of Langston Hughes's poems about the dream of a world free of discrimination and racial prejudice is now a picture book. To fling my arms wide In some place of the sun, To whirl and to dance Till the white day is done.... Follow one African-American boy through the course of his day as the harsh reality of segregation and racial prejudice comes into vivid focus. But the boy dreams of a different life--one full of freedom, hope, and wild possibility, where he can fling his arms wide in the face of the sun.

Format: Hardcover, 32 pages

Publisher: Schwartz & Wade, October 2017

Product Dimensions: 10.4 L × 9 W × 0.4 H

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