I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings – Maya Angelou

Original book title: I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
Author: Maya Angelou
Publisher: The Folio Society, 254 pages
Year of publication: 2000
Format: Hardcover
Language: English

This book is important, in so many ways. It talks about the Afro-Americans difficult and hard life in the USA, it also gives us a young woman’s view of the injustices of her surroundings. It is a masterpiece and I can only admire Maya Angelou’s honesty and courage. It cannot have been easy to write this book, it is brutally honest. Continue reading