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The Color Purple

A Novel

Alice Walker

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. Alice Walker's iconic modern classic is now a Penguin Book.A powerful cultural touchstone of modern American literature, The Color Purple depicts the lives of African American women in early twentieth-century rural Georgia. Separated as girls, sisters Celie and Nettie sustain their loyalty t...
Publish Date
December 10
First Published in 1982
Goodreads rating
Aug 09, 2019
It's #BookLoversDay. Here are some of my favorite books📚.      source
Nov 01, 2020
I’ve ploughed through books in last few months, using @BorrowBox or @audible to listen as I walk. Loved Queenie, Wolf Hall series, Line of Beauty, Beekeeper of Aleppo, The Color Purple, Between The World And Me. Didn’t love Overstory or Where Crawdads Sing but both decent      source
I admired the fierce honesty in the single-mindedly feminist world-view of this book      source