Angelou, Maya - Poems & Criticism
Gather Together in My Name
Paperback ISBN: 0812980301
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. From the Hardcover edition.
Hardcover ISBN: 1400066107
An eloquent, inspirational, and timeless anthology of poems captures the extraordinary qualities that transcend everyday life and includes such acclaimed works as "On the Pulse of Morning," "Amazing Peace," "A Brave and Startling Truth," and "Mother." 125,000 first printing.
Mom & Me & Mom
Hardcover ISBN: 1400066115
The celebrated author of I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings shares the intimate story of her relationship with her mother, a first black woman officer in the Merchant Marines and a purveyor of a gambling business and rooming house, relating the events that prompted her mother to send young Angela away and the complicated fallout that shaped their family life. 150,000 first printing.
Even the Stars Look Lonesome
1st Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0375500316
From the best-selling author of Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now comes a new collection of reminiscences that shares her experiences with and wisdom about aging, sensuality and sexuality, rage and violence, Oprah, Africa, and the home. 350,000 first printing. Tour.
The Complete Poetry
Hardcover ISBN: 0812997875
An updated collection of the inspirational late writer's complete body of poetry includes her reflections on African-American life in Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'fore I Diiie and her tribute to Nelson Mandela, His Day Is Done.