John Johnson grew up in Bedford-Stuyvesant and Harlem, the only son of a man who worked hard to support his family, but also tyrannized them with violent outbursts and regular beatings. His childhood made Johnson tough and angry--and fueled his determination to be a successful black man in a white world. Eventually, he became one of the biggest names in New York television...more
Published June 1st 2003 by Warner Books (NY)
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