In 2005, the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago produced a full-length stage production of the novel, which came to New York in 2006. (source)
In 1993 Toni Morrison won the Nobel Prize for Literature. She was the first black woman to win the award.
Toni Morrison's real name is Chloe Anthony Wofford. (source)
Morrison likes writing her first drafts on yellow legal paper with a No. 2 pencil. (source)