Little People Big Dreams 'Maya Angelou' by Lisbeth Kaiser and Leire Salaberria
The 'Little People Big Dreams' series has been a huge hit and it's not surprising. Each book has stylish and quirky illustrations which makes them a delightful addition to any bookshelf, whilst celebrating the important life stories of a variety of women from around the world. This book focuses on the life of writer Maya Angelou, who after a traumatic event as a child stopped speaking for 5 years, and also includes a timeline and photos of Angelou at the back. The language is simple and accessible, and sure to inspire and empower young readers from around 4 years old.