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The color purple / Alice Walker.

By: Walker, Alice, 1944-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Harvest book: Publisher: Orlando, Fl. : Harcourt, 2003Edition: First Harvest edition.Description: 288 pages ; 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0156028352; 9780156028356; 141763281X; 9781417632817; 9780156031820; 0156031825; 9780151191536; 0151191530; 032943473X; 9780329434731.Subject(s): African American women -- Fiction | Adult child sexual abuse victims -- Fiction | Southern States -- Fiction | Abused wives -- Fiction | Sisters -- Fiction | Sisters -- Fiction | Abused wives | Adult child sexual abuse victims | African American women | Sisters | Southern States | Fic�c�ao (g�enero) | Wife abuse -- Fiction | Sisters -- Fiction | Epistolary fiction | Domestic fiction | African American women -- Fiction | Adult child sexual abuse victims -- Fiction | Southern States -- Fiction | FICTION / Classics | FICTION / Literary | FICTION / SagasGenre/Form: Domestic fiction. | Epistolary fiction. | Domestic fiction. | Fiction. | Epistolary fiction. | Domestic fiction. | Epistolary fiction.DDC classification: 813/.54 Online resources: Sample text | Contributor biographical information | Publisher description Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1983 | National Book Award for Fiction, 1983Summary: Beautifully imagined and deeply compassionate, this is the story of two sisters--one a missionary in Africa and the other a child wife living in the South--who sustain their loyalty to and trust in each other across time, distance, and silence. This classic novel of American literature is rich with passion, pain, inspiration, and an indomitable love of life.
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Beautifully imagined and deeply compassionate, this is the story of two sisters--one a missionary in Africa and the other a child wife living in the South--who sustain their loyalty to and trust in each other across time, distance, and silence. This classic novel of American literature is rich with passion, pain, inspiration, and an indomitable love of life.

Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1983

National Book Award for Fiction, 1983

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