The commemorative stamp misquotes the late author.
The icon would have been 87 years old today.
The project will be a stage adaptation of Smiley's new memoir, "My Journey with Maya."
The stamp features a 4-foot-square oil-on-canvas hyper-realistic portrait of the literary icon.
The U.S. Postal Service to produce stamps of the late icon.
The debut novel, which Bond worked on for more than a decade, was published last year to positive reviews and moderate sales.