Title: Letter To My Daughter
- Paperback: 192 pages
- Publisher: Virago; Digital original edition (4 Oct. 2012)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1844086119
- ISBN-13: 978-1844086115
- Product Dimensions: 19.5 x 1.3 x 12.9 cm
- Price: £8.99
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. Told in her own inimitable style, this book transcends genres and categories: it's part guidebook,
part memoir, part poetry - and pure delight.
Here in short essays are glimpses of the tumultuous life that led Angelou to an exalted place in American letters and taught her
lessons about compassion and fortitude. Whether she is recalling lost friends, extolling honesty or simply singing the praises
of a meal of red rice, Maya Angelou writes from the heart to millions of women.
Like the rest of her remarkable work, Letter to My Daughter entertains and teaches. It is a book to cherish, savour, reread and share.