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Dr. Smith and Dr. Dunkley with Charles R. Smith, Jr.–2010 CSK Winner

Dr. Henrietta M. Smith and Dr. Cora P.Dunkley with Charles R. Smith, Jr., 2010 Winner of the Coretta Scott King Award for Illustration.
My People is Mr. Smith’s’ picture book adaptation of Langston Hughes’ famous 1923 poem of the same name:

The night is beautiful,
So the faces of my people,
The stars are beautiful,
So the eyes of my people,
Beautiful also is the sun,
Beautiful also are the souls of my people.

Photo: Diane Austin. Post: KdlPMc


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