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Publisher Comments:

In this incredible second book in a series of autobiographies, the poet, still in her teens, gives birth to a son, tries to keep a job, falls in love, dances, falls out of love, chases after her kidnapped baby, and goes to work in a house of prostitution thinking she is helping the man she loves.

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This is a continuation of Maya Angelou's personal story, begun so unforgettably in her bestselling I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. It is full of memorable people and charged with a life-giving quality that marks Maya Angelou's writing.

About the Author

Maya Angelou was raised in Stamps, Arkansas. In addition to her bestselling autobiographies, including I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings and The Heart of a Woman, she wrote numerous volumes of poetry, among them Phenomenal Woman, And Still I Rise, On the Pulse of Morning, and Mother. Maya Angelou died in 2014.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780394486925
Author:
Angelou, Maya
Publisher:
Random House
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
People of Color
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
Afro-American women
Subject:
Afro-american authors
Subject:
Authors, American
Subject:
Entertainers
Subject:
Afrc-ameracan authcrs
Subject:
Entertainers -- United States -- Biography.
Subject:
African American women authors
Subject:
Authors, American -- 20th century.
Subject:
African American authors
Subject:
General Biography
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Subject:
autobiography;memoir;women;biography;non-fiction;fiction;african american;maya angelou;poetry;20th century;american;virago;african americans;literature;american literature;usa;black;racism;civil rights
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
no.88
Publication Date:
19740431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.3 x 5.7 x 1.2 in 0.9 lb

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