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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by  Maya Angelou - Paperback - from Bonita (SKU: 055338001X.G)

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by  Maya Angelou - Paperback - from Bonita (SKU: 055338001X.G)
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

by Angelou, Maya

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ISBN 10
055338001X
ISBN 13
9780553380019
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Titled after a stanza from Paul Laurence Dunbar’s poem “Sympathy,” I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings is the first of a series of seven autobiographical novels by African-American poet and writer Maya Angelou. Personally deeply involved and affected by the civil rights movement, the volume explores racism and identity in her early life.   I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings was nominated for the National Book Award in 1970. However, due to its depiction of controversial subjects such as sexuality, lesbianism and rape, the use of the novel in classrooms has been frequently challenged.

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Bookseller’s Inventory #
055338001X.G
Title
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Author
Angelou, Maya
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
second hand - Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
055338001X
ISBN 13
9780553380019
Publisher
Bantam
Place of Publication
New York
This edition first published
May 12, 1997

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