Charley L. (ct) reviewed Phenomenal Woman : Four Poems Celebrating Women on
Phenomenal Woman is the kind of poem that reads itself. It makes me proud to be a woman. We posted it in the girls' bathroom of our high school when I was growing up because everyone should have that kind of inspiration on a daily basis.
From the Publisher
"Angelou hits every word like a bell, ad infuses her rapt listeners with a sense of pride and joy."
From the author of the bestselling Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now and three autobiographical volumes, including I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, her is a collection of some of Maya Angelou's most memorable poems, drawn from four of her collections of poetry.
The poems on this audio, including "Phenomenal Woman," "Still I Rise", "Weekend Glory," and "Our Grandmothers," are among the most remembered and acclaimed of Maya Angelou's poems. They celebrate women with a majesty that has inspired and touched the hearts of millions.
A beautiful gift - to keep and to give.
From The Critics
Angelou is riding high. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings is back on the best sellers lists after 20 years, and her inaugural poem, On the Pulse of Morning, has sold 40,000 copies in hardcover and 350,000 in paperback. This work collects four poems on women that are much in demand at Angelou's packed readings.