The color purple

The color purple

Walker, Alice.

New York : Harcourt, 1982.

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Two impoverished, African-American sisters have different fates--Nettie travels to Africa with a missionary family while Celie is married off to an abusive older man. Celie writes letters to God discussing events around her. Eventually she begins to take charge of her life. Strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex.

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978-0-15-602835-6

Author:

Walker, Alice.

Title:

The color purple.

Publisher:

New York : Harcourt, 1982.

Summary:

Two impoverished, African-American sisters have different fates--Nettie travels to Africa with a missionary family while Celie is married off to an abusive older man. Celie writes letters to God discussing events around her. Eventually she begins to take charge of her life. Strong language and some explicit descriptions of sex.

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Family Library

Subject:

Classic Literature

Subject:

African American women--Fiction.

Subject:

Adult child sexual abuse victims--Fiction.

Subject:

Southern states--Fiction.

Subject:

Abused wives--Fiction.

Subject:

Sisters--Fiction.

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