I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou. Bantam, New York: 1993.
The first in Angelou’s seven-volume autobiography, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings describes the poet’s early years in Arkansas facing racism and trauma. overcoming racism and trauma. James Baldwin maintained that the book “liberates the reader into life” and called it “a Biblical study of life in the midst of death”.
• vintage paperback
• normal wear to cover and spine (small tear)
• light stain on back cover
• good condition