Book #46487

The Book of Mean People - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Toni and Slade Morrison
The Book of Mean People - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Toni and Slade Morrison.
The Book of Mean People - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by One Author
Size: 4to
Publisher: New York: Hyperion Books for Children, 2002.
ISBN: 0786805404
Illustrator: Illustrated by Pascal Lemaitre

A smart first edition/first printing in Fine condition in about Fine dust-jacket with minute closed tear to upper spine. SIGNED by author and Nobel Prize winner Toni Morrison directly on the title page.

"This is a book about mean people. Some mean people are big. Some little people are mean.

So begins Toni Morrison's second picture book collaboration with her son, Slade Morrison. Paired with Pascal Lemaitre's delightful illustrations, their story offers a humorous look at how children interpret daily events (from the dust-jacket)" ; Color Illustrations.

Price: $120.00

Author Bio

Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison (born Chloe Ardelia Wofford on February 18, 1931 in Lorain, Ohio) is an American author and a former professor at The State University of New York and Princeton University.

Her 1977 novel Song of Solomon was awarded the National Book Critics Circle Award, while Beloved, her 1987 novel, became an even greater success. It received the Pulitzer Prize for fiction and the American Book Award. It was made into the 1998 film starring Danny Glover and Oprah Winfrey.

Morrison was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1993.

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