#DailyBookQuote : 2nd September 2013
– Maya Angelou (April 4, 1928)
– Maya Angelou’s I Know Why the Caged Birds Sings
An Autobiography of Maya Angelou which received phenomenal success, remained number 1 on the New York Times bestseller list for nearly three years, this memoir traces Maya Angelou’s childhood in a small, rural community during the 1930s. Filled with images and recollections that point to the dignity and courage of black men and women, Angelou paints a sometimes disquieting, but always affecting picture of the people, and the times, that touched her life.