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Toni Morrison

A Biography of a Nobel Prize-Winning Writer

Series: African-American Icons

By Barbara Kramer

In TONI MORRISON: A BIOGRAPHY OF A NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING WRITER, author Barbara Kramer explores the life and career of this talented writer. From her childhood in Loraine, Ohio, to her creative expressions of African-American culture, Morrison has always remembered her past. She has taught at several universities, as well as being the author of novels, short stories essays, and a play. Morrison invites readers to participate in her stories and enables them to enter into the characters' lives.

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"Students can use these books to support research into both the lives of prominent individuals, as well as historical context. All of the books are highly readable though some deal with difficult subject matter such as abuse and racism."

Library Media Connection, October 2013

"This easy-to-read biography of Toni Morrison is well written, thorough and enjoyable for anyone interested in her work, or in American literature generally."

TriState Young Adult Book Review Committee, March 2013

"Presented in an easy-to-read format, these books will appeal to reluctant readers or teens . . ."

School Library Journal, April 2013

"The series will make a great addition to a public or school library. It is resourceful and informative."

VOYA, April 2013

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