All God's children need traveling shoes
Reissued in hardcover with an elegant new jacket, this autobiographical work takes Maya to Ghana, where she joins a community of black Americans. In a vivid celebration of the sights, sounds, and feelings of Africa, Maya Angelo also explores what it means to be an African-American on the mother continent, where color no longer matters, but where American-ness asserts itself in ways both puzzling and heartbreaking.
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Review: All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes (Maya Angelou's Autobiography #5)User Review - Karen - Goodreads
Lovely memoir of Angelou's years living in Ghana. I never read Angelou's prose before, so I was amazed by her facility with language. Her prose is lyrical without being precious. She captures a slice ... Read full review
Review: All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes (Maya Angelou's Autobiography #5)User Review - Fred - Goodreads
This is book 5 of Maya Angelou's autobiography and it is full of her time spent in Ghana; coming to terms, in some ways, with her peoples' birth place, the growth, maturity and independence of her son ... Read full review