Even the Stars Look Lonesome by Maya Angelou audiobook

Even the Stars Look Lonesome

By Maya Angelou
Read by Maya Angelou

Random House Audio
1.34 Hours Abridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9780739334720

See the difference, read Maya Angelou in Large Print * About Large Print All Random House Large Print editions are published in a 16-point typeface This wise book is the wonderful continuation of the bestselling Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now. Even the Stars Look Lonesome is Maya Angelou talking of the things she cares about most. In her unique, spellbinding way, she re-creates intimate personal experiences and gives us her wisdom on a wide variety of subjects. She tells us how a house can both hurt its occupants and heal them. She talks about Africa. She gives us a profile of Oprah. She enlightens us about age and sexuality. She confesses to the problems fame brings and shares with us the indelible lessons she has learned about rage and violence. And she sings the praises of sensuality.      Even the Stars Look Lonesome imparts the lessons of a lifetime.

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See the difference, read Maya Angelou in Large Print * About Large Print All Random House Large Print editions are published in a 16-point typeface This wise book is the wonderful continuation of the bestselling Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now. Even the Stars Look Lonesome is Maya Angelou talking of the things she cares about most. In her unique, spellbinding way, she re-creates intimate personal experiences and gives us her wisdom on a wide variety of subjects. She tells us how a house can both hurt its occupants and heal them. She talks about Africa. She gives us a profile of Oprah. She enlightens us about age and sexuality. She confesses to the problems fame brings and shares with us the indelible lessons she has learned about rage and violence. And she sings the praises of sensuality.      Even the Stars Look Lonesome imparts the lessons of a lifetime.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

A sort of wit and wisdom of Angelou, culled from a lifetime of adversity and overcoming. The Denver Post
Angelou is a force of nature. Chicago Sun-Times
Angelou’s voice is spellbinding, bubbling with rhythm, vivid with lessons. The Miami Herald
If you don’t know [Maya Angelou] yet, now is as good a time as any to jump in and partake of her bounteous wisdom. Los Angeles Times

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Author Bio: Maya Angelou

Author Bio: Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou (1928–2014) was a singer, actress, dancer, activist, filmmaker, writer, and mother. In addition to her bestselling autobiographies she wrote several volumes of poetry, including “On the Pulse of the Morning” for the inauguration of President Clinton. She was given a lifetime appointment as Reynolds Professor of American Studies at Wake Forest University in North Carolina, and in 2010 President Barack Obama awarded her the Medal of Freedom, the country’s highest civilian honor.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 1.34
Audience: Adult
Language: English