Books by Romare Bearden

LI’L DAN, THE DRUMMER BOY by Romare Bearden
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2003

Recently discovered, this is Bearden's only work for children. Read full book review >

ROMARE BEARDEN by Jan Greenberg
HISTORY
Released: Sept. 1, 2003

Bearden grew up in North Carolina, and his memories of his neighborhood and countryside, quilting bees, cotton picking, picnics, and revival meetings are well-known subjects of his collage art. Read full book review >

THE BLOCK by Langston Hughes
POETRY
Released: Nov. 1, 1995

In a work published in conjunction with the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the words and images of two Harlem Renaissance artists combine in a jazzy portrait of life on a Harlem block. Read full book review >