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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings


Book Description
James Baldwin writes: "This testimony from a Black sister marks the beginning of a new era in the minds and hearts and lives of all Black men and women... I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings liberates the reader into life simply because Maya Angelou confronts her own life with such a moving wonder, such a luminous dignity. I have no words for this achievement, but I know that not since the days of my ... More
Book Information
PublisherBantam Books for Young Readers
BindingPaperback (92 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-10B005WBYL6G
Publication Date/1971
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About Maya Angelou (Author) : Maya Angelou is a published author and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Maya Angelou include I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes (U... more
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6/22/2009 julia b tagged as: I recommend, I read

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3/20/2009 Jillena Levine said: I can listen to her all day long, she gives the feeling of warm and understanding even when you do not know her.
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5/21/2008 Carla Sarratt tagged as: I read

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8/31/2007 Elizabeth Bluemle tagged as: I Read

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7/26/2007 Little Willow tagged as: I Read

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