About the Author

Deborah Johnson was born below the Mason-Dixon Line, in Missouri, but grew up in Omaha, Nebraska.

After college, she lived in San Francisco and then for many years in Rome, Italy where she worked as a translator and editor of doctoral theses and at Vatican Radio.

Deborah Johnson is the author of The Air Between Us, which received the Mississippi Library Association Award for fiction. She now lives in Columbus, Mississippi, and is working on her next novel.


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Contact Information


Heather A. Connor
Penguin Random House
Phone: 212-366-2149


Harvey Klinger
Harvey Klinger, Inc.
300 West 55th Street
New York, New York 10019