The Color Purple Is A Classic With Over A Million Copies Sold In The UK Alone, It Is Hailed As One Of The All Time Greats Of Literature, Inspiring Generations Of Readers.Set In The Deep American South Between The Wars, It Is The 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 And Joy Of Her Own Spirit, Freeing Her From Her Past And Reuniting Her With Those She Loves.
Alice Walker, one of the United States preeminent writers, is an award winning author of novels, stories, essays, and poetry In 1983, Walker became the first African American woman to win a Pulitzer Prize for fiction with her novel The Color Purple, which also won the National Book Award Her other books include The Third Life of Grange Copeland, Meridian, The Temple of My Familiar, and Possessi
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- The Color Purple
- Alice Walker
- 26 September 2019 Alice Walker