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The Color Purple

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Description for The Color Purple Paperback.
The classic, Pulitzer Prize-winning novel that made Alice Walker a household name. Set in the deep American South between the wars, The Color Purple is the classic tale of Celie, a young black girl born into poverty and segregation. Raped repeatedly by the man she calls 'father', she has two children taken away from her, is separated from her beloved sister Nettie and is trapped into an ugly marriage. But then she meets the glamorous Shug Avery, singer and magic-maker - a woman who has taken charge of her own destiny. Gradually Celie discovers the power ... Read more

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Orion Publishing Co
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About Alice Walker
Alice Walker won the Pulitzer prize and the American Book Award for THE COLOR PURPLE. She is the author of many bestselling novels, essays and collections of poetry including MERIDIAN, BY THE LIGHT OF MY FATHER'S SMILE and THE THIRD LIFE OF GRANGE COPELAND. Visit Alice Walker's official website at: alicewalkersgarden.com

Reviews for The Color Purple
Add this great book to your collection now.
PRIDE MAGAZINE (1 September 2004)
A unique blend of serenity and immediacy that makes your senses ache
Helen Dunmore
One of the most haunting books you could ever wish to read ... it is stunning - moving, exciting, and wonderful
Lenny Henry
A stunning, brilliantly conceived ... Read more

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