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23%OFFMaya Angelou - Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'Fore I Diiie - 9780860682646 - V9780860682646
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Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'Fore I Diiie

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Description for Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'Fore I Diiie Paperback. The re-issue of Just Give me a Cool Drink of Water 'fore I Diiie by Maya Angelou - one of the most celebrated writers and poets of the world. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 127 x 9. Weight in Grams: 94.

A marvellous collection of poetry from the beloved and bestselling author of I KNOW WHY THE CAGED BIRD SINGS.

'A brilliant writer, a fierce friend and a truly phenomenal woman' BARACK OBAMA

Poems of love and regret, of racial strife and confrontation, songs of the people and songs of the heart - all are charged with Maya Angelou's zest for life and her rage at injustice. Lyrical, tender poems of longing, wry glances at betrayal and isolation combine with a fierce insight into 'hate and hateful wrath' in an unforgettable picture of the hopes and concerns of ... Read more

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Virago London
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London, United Kingdom
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About Maya Angelou
Maya Angelou was one of the world's most important writers and activists. Born 4 April 1928, she lived and chronicled an extraordinary life: rising from poverty, violence and racism, she became a renowned author, memoirist, poet, playwright, civil rights' activist - working with Malcolm X and Martin Luther King. She wrote and performed a poem, 'On the Pulse of Morning', ... Read more

Reviews for Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'Fore I Diiie
Black, bitter and beautiful, she speaks of our survival
Maya Angelou writes from the heart and her language rings clear and true . . . Whether joyful, sad or playful, her poems speak with delicacy and depth of feeling
It is true poetry she is writing . . . it has an ... Read more

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