Renowned American Author passed on at 88
Toni Morrison, the renowned author who is best known for the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel “Beloved” and for being the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, has died Monday night, family and her publicist confirmed Tuesday.
While we would like to thank everyone who knew and loved her, personally or through her work, for their support at this difficult time, we ask for privacy as we mourn this loss to our family. We will share information in the near future about how we will celebrate Toni’s incredible life,” the statement added. May her soul rest in peace.