Maya Angelou Body of Works – Oeuvre

List of books by Maya Angelou

List of Books by Maya Angelou with Publication Dates

Authors, who doesn’t love a good Author? This series of articles we look at lists of books by famous authors; in this case, Maya Angelou. Find my selection in date order of Maya Angelou’s novels.

Maya Angelou List of Books to Read


Maya Angelou Collection: 6 Books        (2014)          


Just Give Me A Cool Drink of Water ‘Fore I Diie        (1971)          

Oh Pray My Wings Are Gonna Fit Me Well     (1975)          

And Still I Rise          (1978)          

Now Sheba Sings the Song          (1987)          

Poems           (1989)          

I Shall Not Be Moved         (1990)          

On the Pulse of Morning  (1993)          

Complete Collected Poems of Maya Angelou            (1994)          

Phenomenal Woman        (1995)          

Black Pearls  (1998)          

Celebrations            (2006)          

Amazing Peace       (2010)          

Soul Feathers          (2011)          

Touched by an Angel        (2011)          

Poetry for Young People  (2013)          

The Complete Poetry        (2015)          

 Picture Books

Mrs. Flowers           (1986)          

My Painted House, My Friendly Chicken, and Me    (1994)          

Life Doesn’t Frighten Me at All   (1996)          

Kofi and His Magic (1996)          

Angelina of Italy     (2004)          

Izak of Lapland       (2004)          

Mikale of Hawaii    (2004)          

Renee Marie of France     (2004)          

 Personal Narrative Books

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings         (1969)          

Gather Together in My Name     (1974)          

Singin’ and Swingin’ and Gettin’ Merry Like Christmas       (1976)          

The Heart of a Woman     (1981)          

All God’s Children Need Traveling Shoes         (1986)          

 Non-Fiction Books

Shaker, Why Don’t You Sing?     (1983)          

Graduation  (1990)          

Wouldn’t Take Nothing for My Journey Now            (1992)          

Mother          (1996)          

The Heart of a Woman,on the Pulse    (1997)          

Even the Stars Look Lonesome  (1997)          

Voyage of the Amistad     (1997)          

Making Magic in the World         (1998)          

Amistad: Give Us Free : a Celebration of the Film by Steven Spielberg  (1999)          

Mary Ellen Mark: American Odyssey   (1999)          

A Song Flung Up to Heaven        (2002)          

Hallelujah! the Welcome Table  (2004)          

Letter to My Daughter      (2008)          

Great Food, All Day Long (2010)          

Mom & Me & Mom           (2013)          

His Day is Done       (2014)          

Rainbow in the Cloud        (2014)          

Performance Enhancing Drugs and its effects           (2014)          

Strategies of Abundance  (2014)          

Understanding Aspergers            (2014)          

Life Doesn’t Frighten Me  (2018)          

List of books by Maya Angelou

So there you have a list of books and date of publication from the Author Maya Angelou. If we missed any be sure to let us know in comments of via the Contact Us.

Dave Peterson

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