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Synopsis - Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorable, as childhood itself. I...

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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Poetry — 2009
Synopsis - The story of Maya Angelou’s extraordinary life has been chronicled in her multiple bestselling autobiographies. But...

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Mom & Me & Mom

Autobiography — 2013
Synopsis - Full color photographs. “Hello, Stranger-Friend” begins Maya Angelou’s story about Thandi, a South African Ndebele girl,...

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My Painted House, My Friendly Chicken, and Me

Children — 2003
Synopsis - In this third self-contained volume of her autobiography, which began with I Know Why the Caged...

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Singin’ and Swingin’ and Gettin’ Merry Like Christmas

Autobiography — 2009
Synopsis - In this beautiful, deeply moving poem, Maya Angelou inspires us to embrace the peace and promise...

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Amazing Peace

Poetry — 2010
Synopsis - Another remarkable collection of poetry from one of America’s masters of the medium. The first part...

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Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water ‘fore I Diiie

Poetry — 2013
Synopsis - This collection of thirty-six poems is, once again, eloquent evidence of Maya Angelou’s continuing celebration of...

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Oh Pray My Wings Are Gonna Fit Me Well

Poetry — 2013
Synopsis - Throughout Maya Angelou’s life, from her childhood in Stamps, Arkansas, to her world travels as a...

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Hallelujah! The Welcome Table

Cook Books — 2007
Synopsis - A TALL GIRL who is afraid of heights? When Renée Marie’s class takes a trip to...

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Maya’s World: Renee Marie of France

Children — 2012
Synopsis - MIKALE LIVES IN OAHU—one of the beautiful Hawaiian islands, surrounded by water. He also happens to...

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Maya’s World: Mikale of Hawaii

Children — 2012
Synopsis - IZAK LOVES REINDEER. Which is good, since he comes from a family of reindeer herders and...

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Maya’s World: Izak of Lapland

Children — 2012
Synopsis - ANGELINA LOVES PIZZA. So much so that when she hears that there is a Leaning Tower...

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Maya’s World: Angelina of Italy

Children — 2012
Synopsis - Renowned and beloved author Maya Angelou returns to the kitchen—both hers and ours—with her second cookbook,...

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Great Food, All Day Long

Cook Books — 2010
Synopsis - He was a son of Africa who became father to a nation and, for billions of...

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His Day Is Done: A Nelson Mandela Tribute

Poetry — 2014
Synopsis - Maya Angelou, one of the best-loved authors of our time, shares the wisdom of a remarkable...

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Wouldn’t Take Nothing For My Journey Now

Religion — 1994
Synopsis - Phenomenal Woman is a phenomenal poem that speaks to us of where we are as women...

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Phenomenal Woman

Poetry — 2000
Synopsis - Grace, dignity, and eloquence have long been hallmarks of Maya Angelou’s poetry. Her measured verses have...

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Celebrations: Rituals of Peace and Prayer

Poetry — 2006
Synopsis - The culmination of a unique achievement in modern American literature: the six volumes of autobiography that...

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A Song Flung Up To Heaven

Poetry — 2003
Synopsis - In 1962 the poet, musician, and performer Maya Angelou claimed another piece of her identity by...

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All God’s Children Need Traveling Shoes

Autobiography — 1991
Synopsis - In The Heart of a Woman, Maya Angelou leaves California with her son, Guy, to move...

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The Heart of a Woman

Autobiography — 2009
Synopsis - Lyrical and cadent, dramatic and sometimes playful, these poems speak of love, longing, parting; of freedom...

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Shaker, Why Don’t You Sing?

Poetry — 2013
Synopsis - In her first book of poetry since Why Don’t You Sing? Maya Angelou, bestselling author of...

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I Shall Not Be Moved

Autobiography — 1991
Synopsis - Gather Together in My Name continues Maya Angelou’s personal story, begun so unforgettably in I Know...

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Gather Together in My Name

Autobiography — 2009
Synopsis - I have written of the black American experience, which I know intimately. I am always talking...

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Even the Stars Look Lonesome

Autobiography — 1998
Synopsis - In this beautiful, deeply moving poem, Maya Angelou inspires us to embrace the peace and promise...

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Amazing Peace

Poetry — 2005
Synopsis - Letter to My Daughter is the third book of essays by Maya Angelou. By the time...

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Letter To My Daughter

Autobiography — 2009
Synopsis - These new poems are powerful, distinctive and as always, full of lifting rhythms of love and...

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And Still I Rise

Poetry — 1978
Synopsis - In this inspiring poem, Maya Angelou celebrates the courage of the human spirit over the harshest...

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Still I Rise

Poetry — 2001
Synopsis - Tenderly, joyously, sometimes in sadness, sometimes in pain, Maya Angelou writes from the heart and celebrates...

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Poetry — 1997
Synopsis - “Words mean more than what is set down on paper,” Maya Angelou wrote in her groundbreaking...

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Rainbow in the Cloud

Autobiography — 2014
Synopsis - This Modern Library edition contains I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Gather Together in My...

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The Collected Autobiographies of Maya Angelou

Autobiography — 2004
Synopsis - For the first time, the complete collection of Maya Angelou’s published poems-including “On the Pulse of...

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The Complete Collected Poems of Maya Angelou

Poetry — 1994
Synopsis - Beautifully designed and featuring over 150 sepia portraits, family photographs, and letters from the life of...

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Maya Angelou: A Glorious Celebration

Autobiography — 2008

~ From The News ~


Maya Angelou Previews Posthumous Album With ‘Still I Rise’ (Exclusive Premiere) - Maya Angelou got the last word at her own memorial service earlier this month in New York, thanks to a new musical version of her poem “Still I Rise” that played at the end. The...

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~ Remembering Dr. Maya Angelou ~

Truly love Maya and last night she did not disappoint us! …We love her humor, but most of all, her style of teaching and the subject matters she chooses….truly a memorable night!

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