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EVEN THE STARS LOOK LONESOME

By: Angelou, Maya

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1998

Seller ID: RWARE0000015536

ISBN: 0553379720

Condition: Very Good+


Angelou examines the mixed blessings of success in one of the 20 brief, ane cdotal, and spicily provocative essays in this potent sister volume to her earlier collection, Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now (1993). During the 1950s, she tells us, she supported herself and her son as a nightclub singer. Expecting to be the center of attention at a party in her honor, sh e was peeved to find herself upstaged by a revered sports figure. Rememberi ng her hubris, Angelou... View more info

EVEN THE STARS LOOK LONESOME

By: Angelou, Maya

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Random House: 1997

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000030288

ISBN: 0375500316

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This wise book is the wonderful continuation of the bestselling Wouldn't Ta ke Nothing for My Journey Now. Even the Stars Look Lonesome is Maya Angelou talking of the things she care s about most. In her unique, spellbinding way, she re-creates intimate pers onal experiences and gives us her wisdom on a wide variety of subjects... View more info

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I KNOW WHY THE CAGED BIRD SINGS

By: Angelou, Maya

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Random House Publishing Grou: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000044828

ISBN: 0345514408

Condition: Good


Sent by their mother to live with their devout, self-sufficient grandmother in a small Southern town, Maya and her brother, Bailey, endure the ache of abandonment and the prejudice of the local "powhitetrash." At eight years old and back at her mother's side in St. Louis, Maya is attacked by a man m any times her age-and has to live with the consequences for a lifetime. Yea rs later, in San Francisco, Maya learns about love for herself and the kind ness of others... View more info