Lullaby: For a Black Mother
by Langston Hughes
Publication Date: Mar 19, 2013
List Price: $17.99
Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
Target Age Group: Picture Book
Imprint: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Parent Company: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
"Hughes’ classic lullaby gets a loving lift with Quall’s graceful artwork."
—Booklist "A wonderful celebration of both love and poetry."
—School Library Journal "A quiet but welcome introduction to the writer’s work for the very young."
—Publishers Weekly "Share with little ones needing a gentle lullaby."
—Kirkus "Not all poems make for great picture book texts, but this one has just the right cadence and all the right line breaks for smooth page turns, especially when accompanied by Qualls’s superb art showing the deep bond between a mother and her baby at bedtime."
- Juvenile Fiction / Bedtime & Dreams
- Juvenile Fiction / Family / Parents
- Juvenile Fiction / People & Places / United States / African American
- Juvenile Fiction / Stories In Verse