Feb 18, 1931 – Aug 5, 2019 (Age 88)


MORRISON--Toni. The Trustees and staff of The New York Public Library deeply mourn the passing of Toni Morrison, our esteemed Trustee, dedicated member of the Library family, and 1982 Library Lion. Dr. Morrison joined our Board in 1985 and was named a Life Trustee in 2006. She was a truly...

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May your soul rip

Twenty thousand years later, your legacy will continued to live on in your books. SIP my Queen.

Toni Morrison's writings and especially her metaphoric use were metaphysical. She was truly in a class all by herself. I will miss my beloved. R.I.P. Toni

The first book I read by Toni Morrison was Song of Solomon. It is still to this day my favorite book. That was 30+ years ago and I have read a lot of books since then.
Heavenly Peace!!!

I will greatly miss her, my library contains many of her books. Great author and my sincere condolences to her family.

Toni represented what it means to be a woman of beauty and grace. My condolences to the family. She will be sorely missed.

The Bluest Eye saved my life and Song of Solomon gave me life and life more abundantly. Thank u for loving us so much Toni Morrison #MissingMorrison #DaughterOfMorrison #SheDiditForTheCulture

My condolences to the family and friends of Toni Morrison. May the God of all bring you comfort at this most difficult time and may he fill your hearts with wonderful memories of Toni to cherish.