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Maya Angelou: My First Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou: My First Maya Angelou
 

The book follows Maya Angelou, from her early traumatic childhood to her time as a singer, actress, civil rights campaigner and, eventually, one of America's most beloved writers.

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ISBN 9781847808899
Barcode 9781847808899
Published 9 August 2016 by Frances Lincoln Childrens Bks
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By Kaiser, Lisbeth
By Salaberria, Leire
Series Little People, Big Dreams (part: 4)
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ISBN-13 9781847808899
ISBN-10 1847808891
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Frances Lincoln Childrens Bks
Imprint Frances Lincoln Ltd
Publication Date 9 August 2016
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Kaiser, Lisbeth
By Salaberria, Leire
Series Little People, Big Dreams (part: 4)
Category History
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 201mm
Height: 249mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 340g
Interest Age 5-8 years
Reading Age 5-8 years
Library of Congress Women, African Americans, Authors, American - 20th century, African American women civil rights workers, African American women authors
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code B
Catalogue Code 918411

Description of this Book

In the Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child with a dream. The book follows Maya Angelou, from her early traumatic childhood to her time as a singer, actress, civil rights campaigner and, eventually, one of America's most beloved writers. This inspiring and informative little biography comes with extra facts about Maya's life at the back.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Stirring encouragement for all little people with big dreams. - Kirkus Reviews

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Author's Bio

Lisbeth Kaiser is a writer and editor whose work has appeared on websites, commercials, billboards, and even toothbrushes. Lisbeth lives in Brooklyn with her husband and daughter and sister and brother-in-law and nephew. Leire Salaberria was born in Andoain (Spain) in 1983. Currently, she lives and works in San Sebastian. She has majored in Fine Arts in Bilbao and studied a postgraduate in Children Illustration in Barcelona. Leire has exhibited her artwork in different countries around the world. Her work has been selected to appear in Bologna Children's Book Fair 2012, IV Ibero-American catalog of illustration 2013, 2014, and the Sharjah International Book Fair 2013, 2014. Since 2011, when she published her first book, she's illustrated several books in Italy, Mexico and Spain. At the moment, she continues to illustrate children's books, which is her favorite type of work.

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