Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now

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Random House Publishing Group, Nov 23, 2011 - Biography & Autobiography - 144 pages
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Wisdom from a remarkable woman of many talents--a writer who captured America's heart on Inauguration Day.


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User Review  - Nataliec7 - LibraryThing

I have to give this little book 5 out of 5. I really enjoyed it and now wish to own a copy of my own. It was quick and easy to read and made me think a lot. I'd struggle to find a favourite part as I enjoyed it all. A must read for me. Read full review

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User Review  - streamsong - LibraryThing

This is a very short book (139 pages) of very short musings (2 or 3 pages). In addition, there are lots of blank pages and white space as well as title pages for each essay. The result is that it can ... Read full review

Contents

Passports to Understanding
The Sweetness of Charity
New Directions
Style
In the Spirit
Is Anyone Ever Too Much?
Whats So Funny?
Death and the Legacy
At Harvesttime
Sensual Encouragement
Voices of Respect
Extending the Boundaries
Brutality Is Definitely Not Acceptable
Our Boys
Jealousy
Planned Pregnancy

Getups
Living Well Living Good
When Virtue Becomes Redundant
Power of the Word
Further New Directions
Complaining
A Day Away
MAYA ANGELOU
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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About the author (2011)

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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