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Maya Angelou

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.

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My Painted House, My Friendly Chicken, and Me
Written by Maya Angelou, Illustrated by Margaret Courtney-Clarke
Crown Books for Young Readers | Trade Paperback | March 2003
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-375-82567-5 (0-375-82567-3)

Full color photographs. "Hello, Stranger-Friend" begins Maya Angelou's story about Thandi, a South African Ndebele girl, her mischievous brother, her beloved chicken, and the astonishing mural art produced by the women of her tribe.  With never-before-seen photographs of the very private Ndebele women and their paintings, this unique book shows the passing... Read more






Phenomenal Woman
Written by Maya Angelou
Random House | Hardcover | February 2000
$19.95/29.95(Canada) | 978-0-375-50406-8 (0-375-50406-0)

Phenomenal Woman is a phenomenal poem that speaks to us of where we are as women at the dawn of a new century.  In a clear voice, Maya Angelou vividly reminds us of our towering strength and beauty.  Here is a poem that radiates wisdom and conviction, renewing our belief in the glory... Read more






Phenomenal Woman
Written by Maya Angelou
Random House | Hardcover | January 1995
$14.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-43924-0 (0-679-43924-2)

Maya Angelou, the bestselling author of On the Pulse of Morning, Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now, and other lavishly praised works, is considered one of America's finest poets. Here, four of her most highly acclaimed poems are assembled in a beautiful gift edition that provides a feast for the... Read more






Poems
Written by Maya Angelou
Bantam | Trade Paperback | May 1997
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-37985-3 (0-553-37985-2)

Tenderly, joyously, sometimes in sadness,  sometimes in pain, Maya Angelou writes from the heart and  celebrates life as only she has discovered it. In  this moving volume of poetry, we hear the  multi-faceted voice of one of the most powerful and  vibrant writers of our time.


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Poems
Written by Maya Angelou
Bantam | Paperback | January 1996
$6.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-25576-8 (0-553-25576-2)

Tenderly, joyously, sometimes in sadness,  sometimes in pain, Maya Angelou writes from the heart and  celebrates life as only she has discovered it. In  this moving volume of poetry, we hear the  multi-faceted voice of one of the most powerful and  vibrant writers of our time. Read more






Rainbow in the Cloud
Written by Maya Angelou
Random House | Hardcover | October 2014
$20.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-9645-6 (0-8129-9645-3)

“Words mean more than what is set down on paper,” Maya Angelou wrote in her groundbreaking memoir I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. Indeed, Angelou’s words have traveled the world and transformed lives—inspiring, strengthening, healing. Through a long and prolific career in letters, she became one of the most celebrated... Read more






Singin' and Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas
Written by Maya Angelou
Random House Trade Paperbacks | Trade Paperback | April 2009
$15.00/17.50(Canada) | 978-0-8129-8031-8 (0-8129-8031-X)

In this third self-contained volume of her autobiography, which began with I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou moves into the adult world. Maya struggles to support herself and her son through a series of odd jobs and weathers a failed marriage to a white man before landing a... Read more






A Song Flung Up to Heaven
Written by Maya Angelou
Random House | Hardcover | April 2002
$23.95/35.95(Canada) | 978-0-375-50747-2 (0-375-50747-7)

The culmination of a unique achievement in modern American literature: the six volumes of autobiography that began more than thirty years ago with the appearance of I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.

A Song Flung Up to Heaven opens as Maya Angelou returns from Africa to the United States to work... Read more






A Song Flung Up to Heaven
Written by Maya Angelou
Bantam | Trade Paperback | April 2003
$15.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-553-38203-7 (0-553-38203-9)

The culmination of a unique achievement in modern American literature: the six volumes of autobiography that began more than thirty years ago with the appearance of I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.

A Song Flung Up to Heaven opens as Maya Angelou returns from Africa to the United States to work... Read more






Still I Rise
Written by Maya Angelou
Random House | Hardcover | August 2001
$21.95/27.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-50596-6 (0-375-50596-2)

In this inspiring poem, Maya Angelou celebrates the courage of the human spirit over the harshest of obstacles. An ode to the power that resides in us all to overcome the most difficult circumstances, this poem is truly an inspiration and affirmation of the faith that restores and nourishes the soul... Read more






Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now
Written by Maya Angelou
Bantam | Paperback | October 1994
$6.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-56907-0 (0-553-56907-4)

Maya Angelou, one of the best-loved authors of our time, shares the wisdom of a remarkable life in this best-selling spiritual classic. This is Maya Angelou talking from the heart, down to earth and real, but also inspiring. This is a book to treasured, a book about being in all ways... Read more






Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now
Written by Maya Angelou
Random House | Hardcover | September 1993
$17.00/22.50(Canada) | 978-0-679-42743-8 (0-679-42743-0)

Wisdom from a remarkable woman of many talents--a writer who captured America's heart on Inauguration Day. Read more





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