Maya Angelou Book
Maya Angelou Book
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Maya Angelou

Written by Lisbeth Kaiser and illustrated by Leire Salaberria

Published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books


Publisher's Summary

Meet Maya Angelou, the world's most beloved writer and speaker! Now available as a board book in the Little People, Big Dreams series, this inspiring and informative little biography follows the life of 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 of poetry, memoirs, and essays. With stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, this empowering series celebrates the important life stories of wonderful women of the world. 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. These books make the lives of these role models accessible for children, providing a powerful message to inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world!

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  • Age Range: 2-4
  • Pages: 24
  • Book Type: board
  • Publication Date: March 1, 2018
  • ISBN: 178603249X
  • ISBN 13: 9781786032492
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Maya helps young readers see that nothing is impossible and that all are capable of amazing things. It has high re-readability.

Lisbeth Kaiser

Lisbeth Kaiser is writer and editor who works on websites, billboards, commercials and books. Her first book, ""Maya Angelou,"" was selected for the Amelia Bloomer List in 2016. She also wrote ""Rosa Parks"" and ""Emmeline Pankhurst,"" which was chosen for the 2017 Amelia Bloomer list. A graduate of Tufts University, Lisbeth lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two daughters. MOST RECENT BOOK Emmeline Pankhurst (Little People, Big Dreams)

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