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We Were the Mulvaneys by Joyce Carol Oates ~ Dedication

In Books, Novels on August 22, 2010 at 12:00 pm

Joyce Carol Oates’s dedication in We Were the Mulvaneys was hidden in the publication info page:

For my Mulvaneys…

To my Mulvaneys

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A Song Flung Up to Heaven by Maya Angelou – Dedication

In Biography, Black Authors, Books on July 15, 2010 at 7:02 pm

A Song Flung Up to Heaven, the final book in Maya Angelou’s autobiography, carries this dedication ~

Dedicated to

Caylin Nicole Johnson

Brandon Bailey Johnson

and to my entire family

wherever and whoever

you are

Collected Autobiographies by Maya Angelou – Dedicated

In Biography, Black Authors, Books on July 12, 2010 at 9:38 pm

Maya Angelou dedicated the 2004 edition of her Collected Autobiographies ~

This collection gratefully acknowledges the gifts of all

of my ancestors. It is dedicated to my great-grandchildren,

CAYLIN NICOLE JOHNSON

and

BRANDON BAILEY JOHNSON