The article discusses the works of Turkic writers, including Tatar and Karakalpak, in which close interaction is clearly manifested at the synchronous and diachronic levels. On the example of such works as the heroic epic “Manas”, “Kitaby Dede Korkut” by the Oguzes, as well as the poems of Kul Gali “Kissa-i Yusuf”, the works of Karakalpak and Tatar writers such as Kul Ali, Akmulla, S. Hakim, R. Minnullin, Aginiyaz, Berdakh, Seyfulgabit Mazhitova, Abbaz Dabylova and others revealed the literary and cultural relationships of the Turkic peoples. Among them, the Karakalpak poet Tleubergen Zhumamuratov stands out. The article discusses the history of the creation, study, analysis and publication of the poems of T. Zhumamuratov in the Tatar and Karakalpak languages. The article concludes that, despite the national differences of the Turkic peoples, they are united by common literary roots, common goals and interests, moral, spiritual and cultural values. Once again, the fact is confirmed that the literature of the Turkic peoples is characterized by an abundance of authors and works, a variety of genres and poetic forms, ideological and thematic wealth and a high artistic level.Keywords: the dialogue of literature, Tatar literature, Karakalpak literature, Turkic literature, general literary roots, poetry.