Bestellen Sie bis Donnerstag, den 21. Dezember 14:00 Uhr sofort lieferbare Produkte und Sie erhalten Ihr Paket pünktlich bis Heiligabend

Letter to My Daughter

Dedicated to the daughter she never had but sees all around her, Letter to my Daughter reveals Maya Angelou´s path to living well and living a life with meaning. Told in her own inimitable style, this book transcends genres and categories: it´s part guidebook, part memoir, part poetry - and pure delight.

Here in short essays are glimpses of the tumultuous life that led Angelou to an exalted place in American letters and taught her lessons about compassion and fortitude. Whether she is recalling lost friends, extolling honesty or simply singing the praises of a meal of red rice, Maya Angelou writes from the heart to millions of women.

Like the rest of her remarkable work, Letter to My Daughter entertains and teaches. It is a book to cherish, savour, reread and share.

Rezension
A brilliant writer, a fierce friend and a truly phenomenal woman President Barack Obama
Portrait

Dr 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, poet, playwright, civil rights´ activist - working with Malcolm X and Martin Luther King - and memoirist. She wrote and performed a poem, ´On the Pulse of Morning´, for President Clinton on his inauguration; she was given the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Obama and was honoured by more than seventy universities throughout the world.

She first thrilled the world with I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1969). This was followed by six volumes of autobiography, the seventh and final volume, Mom & Me & Mom, published in 2013. She wrote three collections of essays; many volumes of poetry, including His Day is Done, a tribute to Nelson Mandela; and two cookbooks. She had a lifetime appointment as Reynolds Professor of American Studies at Wake Forest University of North Carolina. Dr Angelou died on 28 May 2014.

… weiterlesen
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Beschreibung

Produktdetails


Einband Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 192
Erscheinungsdatum 04.10.2012
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-1-84408-611-5
Verlag Little Brown & Co Inc
Maße (L/B/H) 198/125/15 mm
Gewicht 167
Verkaufsrang 19.515
Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
8,99
inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.
Sofort lieferbar
Versandkostenfrei
In den Warenkorb
Filialabholung

Versandkostenfrei

Andere Kunden interessierten sich auch für

  • 16747414
    I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
    von Maya Angelou
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    5,99
  • 45962525
    How to be a Bawse
    von Lilly Singh
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    15,99
  • 36869242
    I Am Malala
    von Malala Yousafzai
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    7,99
  • 39546539
    Do No Harm
    von Henry Marsh
    (1)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99
  • 24422879
    Of thee I sing
    von Barack Obama
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    12,99
  • 46005753
    Born a Crime
    von Trevor Noah
    (5)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    11,99
  • 44125543
    Hillbilly Elegy
    von J. D. Vance
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    13,99
  • 31362153
    Unorthodox
    von Deborah Feldman
    (1)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    9,99
  • 42235324
    The Amazing Book is Not on Fire
    von Dan Howell
    (5)
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    11,99
  • 34188078
    Brain on Fire
    von Susannah Cahalan
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    12,99
  • 44901761
    Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl
    von Carrie Brownstein
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99
  • 63731829
    Obama
    von Pete Souza
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    34,99
  • 46790736
    Born A Crime
    von Trevor Noah
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99
  • 44042107
    Elon Musk
    von Ashlee Vance
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    5,99
  • 54193331
    What Does this Button Do?
    von Bruce Dickinson
    (1)
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    12,99
  • 57612040
    Born a Crime
    von Trevor Noah
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99
  • 46998879
    Talking as Fast as I Can
    von Lauren Graham
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99
  • 69437007
    Secrets for the Mad
    von Dodie Clark
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    15,99
  • 60731817
    What Happened
    von Hillary Rodham Clinton
    Buch (gebundene Ausgabe)
    18,99
  • 54332944
    Hillbilly Elegy
    von J. D. Vance
    (2)
    Buch (Taschenbuch)
    8,99

Kundenbewertungen


Es wurden noch keine Bewertungen geschrieben.

Wird oft zusammen gekauft

Letter to My Daughter - Maya Angelou

Letter to My Daughter

von Maya Angelou

Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
8,99
+
=
Mom and Me and Mom - Maya Angelou

Mom and Me and Mom

von Maya Angelou

Buch (Taschenbuch)
8,99
+
=

für

17,98

inkl. gesetzl. MwSt.

Alle kaufen