The Color Purple

Winner, National Book Awards 1983 for Fiction - Hardcover

cover of The Color Purple by Alice Walker
ISBN 9780156028356

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The Color Purple is the story of two sisters–one a missionary to Africa and the other a child wife living in the South–who remain loyal to one another across time, distance, and silence. Beautifully imagined and deeply compassionate, this classic of American literature is rich with passion, pain, inspiration, and an indomitable love of life.