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Nardo, Don, 1947-

Maya Angelou : poet, performer, activist / by Don Nardo. - Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, c2009. - 112 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 24 cm. - Signature lives. .

Includes bibliographical references (p. 103, 106-108) and index.

"On the pulse of morning" -- A hectic and scary childhood -- Hooked on books -- Trials of a young mother -- A career in show business -- Journeys in Africa -- Growing acclaim as a writer -- A flurry of books and awards -- From hardship to triumph -- Life and times -- Life at a glance.

A biography of Maya Angelou, poet, performer and activist.

9780756518899 (library binding) 075651889X (library binding)

1292531 QBI


Angelou, Maya.

Authors, American.
Women authors, American.
African American authors.
African American women civil rights workers.

PS3551.N464 / Z7975 2009

818/.5409 B