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Angela Johnson received her first major literary prize in 1991, when her second picture book When I Am Old with You was named a Coretta Scott King Honor book. Since that time, she has gone on to win numerous accolades, including Coretta Scott King Awards for the novels Heaven and Toning the Sweep; and a second Coretta Scott King Honor for The Other Side: Shorter Poems. She lives in Kent, Ohio.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Jones, Casey, 1863-1900 Juvenile fiction, Jones, Casey, 1863-1900 Fiction, Railroads Fiction, Cotton picking Fiction, Fathers and sons Fiction, Mississippi Fiction