Publisher-supplied biographical information about contributor(s) for The first part last / Angela Johnson.
Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog
Biographical text provided by the publisher (may be incomplete or contain other coding). The Library of Congress makes no claims as to the accuracy of the information provided, and will not maintain or otherwise edit/update the information supplied by the publisher.
Angela Johnson received her first major literary prize in 1991 when her second book When I Am Old with You was named a Coretta Scott King Honor book. Since that time, Angela has won two 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. Her most recent novel for Simon & Schuster is Looking for Red. She lives in Kent, Ohio.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Teenage fathers Fiction, Teenage parents Fiction, Father and child Fiction, Babies Fiction, African Americans Fiction