Maya Angelou: My First Maya Angelou
Part of the best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, this board book version of Maya Angelou tells the inspiring story of the world's most beloved speaker and writer. This board book version of Maya Angelou?an international bestseller from the beloved Little People, BIG DREAMS series?introduces the youngest dreamers to the powerful speaker, writer, and civil rights activist. Maya Angelou spent much of her childhood in Stamps, Arkansas. After a traumatic event at age eight, she stopped speaking for five years. However, Maya rediscovered her voice through wonderful books, and went on to become one of the world's most beloved writers and speakers. Babies and toddlers will love to snuggle as you read to them the engaging story of this fascinating icon, and will also enjoy exploring the stylish and quirky illustrations of this sturdy board book on their own. Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.