Still I rise

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Random House, Aug 7, 2001 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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In this inspiring poem, Maya Angelou celebrates the courage of the human spirit over the harshest of obstacles. An ode to the power that resides in us all to overcome the most difficult circumstances, this poem is truly an inspiration and affirmation of the faith that restores and nourishes the soul. Entwined with the vivid paintings of Diego Rivera, the renowned Mexican artist, Angelou's words paint a portrait of the amazing human spirit, its quiet dignity, and pools of strength and courage.

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i think that her book is good if i was in that feeling i would write that poam down you may write me
down in history with your bitter twist lie but still like dust i'll rise
maya Angelou!!!!!!!

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If you only ever read one collection of poems, let it be this one. My edition was barely 100 pages, and I read a poem a night at first, trying to savour the book as much as possible. Her prose is ... Read full review

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Maya Angelou is an accomplished poet, writer, performer, teacher, and director. Born in St. Louis, she was raised in Stamps, Arkansas, and then went to San Francisco. In addition to her bestselling autobiographies, beginning with I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, she has also written five poetry collections, including I Shall Not Be Moved and Shaker, Why Don't You Sing?

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