Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou by Lisbeth Kaiser

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Format: Hardback, 32 Pages
ISBN: 9781847808899
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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.

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! 

Format: Hardback, 32 Pages
ISBN: 9781847808899
Size: 7.7 in x 9.5 in / 195.58 mm x 241.3 mm
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“Informative text…smartly illustrated… Another batch of successful instalments in the series” 
“Stirring encouragement for all 'little people' with 'big dreams.'” 
“The kind of books that adults will covet and collect as well… The language and structure is simple enough for young readers, while a biographical timeline at the end of each book offers greater historical complexity” 
“One children’s books series trying to fight back… by telling the inspiring stories of women who overcame adversity and made history by pursuing their childhood dreams.” 
“packs an emotional punch”
We're obsessed with the ‘Little People, Big Dreams’ series” 
November 1, 2016
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