The Complete Collected Poems of Maya Angelou

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Random House, 1994 - Poetry - 273 pages
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Sales of Maya Angelou's Wouldn't Take Nothing For My Journey Now and I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings surged dramatically after her soul-stirring reading at President Clinton's inauguration. Now, for the first time, the complete collection of her published poems is offered--in a handsome hardcover edition.

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Strong writing by a strong woman for strong daughters. - Goodreads
I continue to read this - what beautiful insight - Goodreads
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User Review  - Leslie - Goodreads

4.5 stars! Maya Angelou is truly a wordsmith of astounding ability. Her prose is wonderful and her poetry is equally evocative. The topics mentioned include but are not limited to race, gender ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kris - Goodreads

I didn't love every poem in this book. But the vast majority of them stirred up feeling, as good poetry should. And there were 5 in particular that will stick with me, that I will repeat lines from in ... Read full review

About the author (1994)

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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