Fall 2020


From Caged Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 6   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

This glorious biography of Maya Angelou’s life—from her traumatic childhood through her work as a freedom fighter and her triumphant rise as a poet—is a powerful tribute to a phenomenal woman.

Format Your Price
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Publisher Live Oak Media
Imprint Live Oak Media
Language English
Publication Date 2020-08-01
Text Type Narrative Nonfiction
BISACS JNF007120, JNF007030, JNF018010
Dewey 818/.5409
ATOS Reading Level 4.9
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 503795
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Original artwork

Note: Accelerated Reader® values are estimates.

Author: Bethany Hegedus

Bethany Hegedus is an award-winning author of children's books. A former educator, Bethany is an in-demand keynote speaker, workshop leader, and mentor who speaks and teaches across the country about writing, creativity, resilience, and privilege.

Illustrator: Tonya Engel

Tonya Engel is a self-taught artist. Her work is heavily influenced by folk artists of the Deep South as well as contemporary masters such as Mark Chagall, Frida Kahlo, and Gustav Klimpt. She resides in Houston.