Gather Together in My Name

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Random House, 1974 - Biography & Autobiography - 214 pages
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In "Gather Together In My Name" Maya Angelou continues her stunning autobiography. By turns hilarious and heartbreaking, passionate and mellow, she fills the pages with both wisdom and wonder as she brings us along in her struggle and dance through life. "a heroic and beautiful book." -- "Cleveland Plain Dealer." "This is the story of a great heroine who knows the meaning of a struggle and never loses her pride or dignity. Indeed, her story makes me proud of the human race." -- John Oliver Killens

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Review: Gather Together in My Name (Maya Angelou's Autobiography #2)

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There is nothing glossed over in this second installment of Maya Angelou's autobiography. It chronicles her late teen years, when her drive to provide for her son and her need to be provided for by ... Read full review

Review: Gather Together in My Name (Maya Angelou's Autobiography #2)

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Wow! Maya Angelou was an utter horror as a teen! As surprising and beautifully written as I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings although, for me, not as joyous and illuminating. I can't wait to continue to read the rest of the wonderful Angelou's works! Read full review


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About the author (1974)

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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