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In her first book of poetry since Why& #160; & #160; Don't You Sing? Maya Angelou, & #160; & #160; bestselling author of the classic autobiography I& #160; & #160; Know Why The Caged Bird Sings , writes& #160; & #160; with lyric, passionate intensity that reaches out to& #160; & #160; touch the heart and mind. This memorable& #160; & #160; collection of poems exhibits Maya Angelou's unique gift& #160; & #160; for capturing the triumph and pain of being black& #160; & #160; and every man and woman's struggle to be free.& #160; & #160; Filled with bittersweet intimacies and ferocious& #160; & #160; courage, these poems are gems--many-faceted, bright& #160; & #160; with wisdom, radiant with life.

Synopsis:

In her first book of poetry since Why    Don't You Sing? Maya Angelou,     bestselling author of the classic autobiography I    Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, writes    with lyric, passionate intensity that reaches out to    touch the heart and mind. This memorable    collection of poems exhibits Maya Angelou's unique gift    for capturing the triumph and pain of being black    and every man and woman's struggle to be free.    Filled with bittersweet intimacies and ferocious    courage, these poems are gems--many-faceted, bright    with wisdom, radiant with life.

Synopsis:

In her first book of poetry since Why Don't You Sing? Maya Angelou, bestselling author of the classic autobiography I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, writes with lyric, passionate intensity that reaches out to touch the heart and mind. This memorable collection of poems exhibits Maya Angelou's unique gift for capturing the triumph and pain of being black and every man and woman's struggle to be free. Filled with bittersweet intimacies and ferocious courage, these poems are gems-many-faceted, bright with wisdom, radiant with life.

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.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780553354584
Author:
Angelou, Maya
Publisher:
Bantam
Location:
New York, N.Y. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
People of Color
Subject:
American
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
American poetry
Subject:
Single Author *
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetry (poetic works by one author)
Subject:
American - African American & Black
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Afro-American women poets
Subject:
Afro-Americans -- Poetry.
Subject:
American - African American
Subject:
cultural heritage
Subject:
Poetry/African American
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Bantam ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
1484
Publication Date:
19911031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
8.21x5.53x.27 in. .21 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , In her first book of poetry since Why    Don't You Sing? Maya Angelou,     bestselling author of the classic autobiography I    Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, writes    with lyric, passionate intensity that reaches out to    touch the heart and mind. This memorable    collection of poems exhibits Maya Angelou's unique gift    for capturing the triumph and pain of being black    and every man and woman's struggle to be free.    Filled with bittersweet intimacies and ferocious    courage, these poems are gems--many-faceted, bright    with wisdom, radiant with life.
"Synopsis" by , In her first book of poetry since Why Don't You Sing? Maya Angelou, bestselling author of the classic autobiography I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, writes with lyric, passionate intensity that reaches out to touch the heart and mind. This memorable collection of poems exhibits Maya Angelou's unique gift for capturing the triumph and pain of being black and every man and woman's struggle to be free. Filled with bittersweet intimacies and ferocious courage, these poems are gems-many-faceted, bright with wisdom, radiant with life.
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