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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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About the Author

Poet, writer, performer, teacher and director Maya Angelou was raised in Stamps, Arkansas, and then went to San Francisco. In addition to her bestselling autobiographies, beginning with I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, she has also written five poetry collections, including I Shall Not Be Moved and Shaker, Why Don't You Sing?, as well as the celebrated poem "On the Pulse of Morning," which she read at the inauguration of President William Jefferson Clinton.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9781588369239
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : People of Color
Author:
Angelou, Maya
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Cultural Heritage
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Literary
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Women
Publication Date:
20090421
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
175

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