Gather Together in My Name
Bantam Books, 1980 - 181 pages
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. "From the Paperback edition."
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