The Entrance Place of Wonders

The Entrance Place of Wonders Cover

The Entrance Place of Wonders

Poems of the Harlem Renaissance

By Daphne Muse; Charlotte Riley-Webb (Illustrator)

Harry N. Abrams, Hardcover, 9780810959972, 32pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2005

A remarkable and much-needed collection for the youngest lovers of poetry, "Entrance Place of Wonders: Poems of the Harlem Renaissance" features poems from the leaders of this cultural movement (1917-1935), such as Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen, Claude McKay, and James Weldon Johnson, as well as many newly discovered writers. These celebratory, life-affirming works will inspire children, parents, and educators while paying homage to one of the most exciting and significant times in American history.