Langston Hughes On Books

A0DA869E-4B86-4F19-9004-ECF2088AEBF8Langston Hughes (February 1, 1902 – May 22, 1967)

Then it was that books began to happen to me, and I began to believe in nothing but books and the wonderful world in books where if people suffered, they suffered in beautiful language, not in monosyllables, as we did in Kansas.