Maya Angelou Books Must Read

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ABOUT AUTHOR

MAYA ANGELOU is first African-American Lady who makes history by her first Non-Fiction Bestseller memoir “I KNOW WHY THE CAGED BIRD SINGS”. Angelou was born on 4 April 1928 and known as American Author Civil Rights Activists, Poet, Actress, Screen-Writer, journalist, Dancer, Singer. Mayo has a widespread reputation for her seven autobiographies series and won numerous awards and 50 above honorary degrees in her career. Now know about her work as an Author-

1. I KNOW THE WHY CAGED BIRD SINGS

GENRE – AUTOBIOGRAPHY
PAGES – 245
STORY –

“I Know The Why Caged Bird Sings” is the first volume of seven autobiographies series of Maya. This book starts when Maya and her brother sent to her grandmother’s house by her mother at the age of 3. In this book Maya eloquently explains how she gets rid of fetters from “Racism” and prejudice and this book ends when Maya give a birth a child become the mother at the age of 16. This is very powerful, poignant and poetic book of Maya which touch the hearts of Readers.


2. MOM AND ME & MOM

GENRE – AUTOBIOGRAPHY
PAGES – 225
STORY –

In MOM & ME & MOM Maya disclose the relationship with her mother, “VIVIAN BAXTER”. In this last book of Autobiographies series Maya explain why her mother sent her to the grandmother home Stamps, Arkansas and later reunion with her mother after a decade which raised Mayo from the bottomless depths to the unmeasurable heights.


3. ON THE PULSE OF MORNING

GENRE – POEM
PAGES – 32
STORY –

This is Maya’s Autobiographical poem in which she talks that individuals can be achieve anything that they want nevertheless odd situation. She read this poem on 20 January 1993 at the first inauguration of President “Bill Clinton” and become the second person to read the poem at the presidential inauguration. For this poem, she also won the “GRAMMY AWARD” in the “best-spoken word” category in 1994.


Arvind Patel

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