Top Marketplace offers for ISBN

9780812980035

Letter to My Daughter

Angelou, Maya

4.05 avg rating
( 8,235 ratings by GoodReads )
Not the book you're looking for? Search for all books with this author and title
Image Not Available

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. Here in short spellbinding essays are glimpses of the tumultuous life that taught Angelou lessons in compassion and fortitude: how she was brought up by her indomitable grandmother in segregated Arkansas, taken in at thirteen by her more worldly and less religious mother, and grew to be an awkward six-foot-tall teenager whose first experience of loveless sex paradoxically left her with her greatest gift, a son.

Whether she is recalling lost friends such as Coretta Scott King and Ossie Davis, extolling honesty, decrying vulgarity, explaining why becoming a Christian is a “lifelong endeavor,” or simply singing the praises of a meal of red rice, Maya Angelou writes from the heart to millions of women she considers her extended family.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Poet, writer, performer, teacher, and director, Maya Angelou was raised in Stamps, Arkansas, then moved to San Francisco. In addition to her bestselling autobiographies, beginning with I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, she has also written a cookbook, Hallelujah! The Welcome Table, and five poetry collections, including I Shall Not Be Moved and Shaker, Why Don’t You Sing?


From the Hardcover edition.

About the Author:

Maya Angelou was raised in Stamps, Arkansas. In addition to her bestselling autobiographies, including I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings and The Heart of a Woman, she wrote numerous volumes of poetry, among them Phenomenal Woman, And Still I Rise, On the Pulse of Morning, and Mother. Maya Angelou died in 2014.

From the Hardcover edition.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$
US$ 11.86

Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Angelou, Maya Author
Published by Random House USA Inc, United States (2009)
ISBN 10: 0812980034 ISBN 13: 9780812980035
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House USA Inc, United States, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 206 x 140 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. 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. Here in short spellbinding essays are glimpses of the tumultuous life that taught Angelou lessons in compassion and fortitude: how she was brought up by her indomitable grandmother in segregated Arkansas, taken in at thirteen by her more worldly and less religious mother, and grew to be an awkward six-foot-tall teenager whose first experience of loveless sex paradoxically left her with her greatest gift, a son. Whether she is recalling lost friends such as Coretta Scott King and Ossie Davis, extolling honesty, decrying vulgarity, explaining why becoming a Christian is a lifelong endeavor, or simply singing the praises of a meal of red rice, Maya Angelou writes from the heart to millions of women she considers her extended family. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780812980035

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.86
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Angelou, Maya Author
Published by Penguin Random House
ISBN 10: 0812980034 ISBN 13: 9780812980035
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Random House. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0812980034

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.37
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Angelou, Maya Author
Published by Random House Inc (2009)
ISBN 10: 0812980034 ISBN 13: 9780812980035
New Quantity Available: 8
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Secaucus, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House Inc, 2009. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # KB-9780812980035

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.35
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Angelou, Maya Author
Published by RANDOM HOUSE (2009)
ISBN 10: 0812980034 ISBN 13: 9780812980035
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
PBShop.co.uk Ltd
(Secaucus, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description RANDOM HOUSE, 2009. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780812980035

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.40
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Angelou, Maya Author
Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks
ISBN 10: 0812980034 ISBN 13: 9780812980035
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House Trade Paperbacks. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0812980034 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Bookseller Inventory # SWATI2121108111

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Angelou, Maya Author
Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks
ISBN 10: 0812980034 ISBN 13: 9780812980035
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 13
Seller
Movie Mars
(Indian Trail, NC, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House Trade Paperbacks. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0812980034 Brand New Book. Ships from the United States. 30 Day Satisfaction Guarantee!. Bookseller Inventory # 4909635

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.25
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Angelou, Maya Author
ISBN 10: 0812980034 ISBN 13: 9780812980035
New Paperback Quantity Available: 13
Seller
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 872557

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.26
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Angelou, Maya Author
Published by Random House USA Inc, United States (2009)
ISBN 10: 0812980034 ISBN 13: 9780812980035
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House USA Inc, United States, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 206 x 140 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. 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. Here in short spellbinding essays are glimpses of the tumultuous life that taught Angelou lessons in compassion and fortitude: how she was brought up by her indomitable grandmother in segregated Arkansas, taken in at thirteen by her more worldly and less religious mother, and grew to be an awkward six-foot-tall teenager whose first experience of loveless sex paradoxically left her with her greatest gift, a son. Whether she is recalling lost friends such as Coretta Scott King and Ossie Davis, extolling honesty, decrying vulgarity, explaining why becoming a Christian is a lifelong endeavor, or simply singing the praises of a meal of red rice, Maya Angelou writes from the heart to millions of women she considers her extended family. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780812980035

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 13.47
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Angelou, Maya Author
Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks (2009)
ISBN 10: 0812980034 ISBN 13: 9780812980035
New Paperback Quantity Available: 17
Seller
Murray Media
(MIAMI SHORES, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 0812980034

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 13.22
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 0.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Angelou, Maya Author
Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks
ISBN 10: 0812980034 ISBN 13: 9780812980035
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 20
Seller
Books Market
(Hayward, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Random House Trade Paperbacks. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0812980034 Brand New in Mint condition. Guaranteed delivery in 2-4 days when you order with Expedited Shipping! No Expedited shipping to PO Boxes. Bookseller Inventory # 0812980034

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.75
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book