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The Resource The color purple, a novel by Alice Walker

The color purple, a novel by Alice Walker

Label
The color purple
Title
The color purple
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Alice Walker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of two African-American sisters: Nettie, a missionary in Africa, and Celie, a child-wife living in the South, in the medium of their letters to each other and in Celie's case, the desperate letters she begins, "Dear God."
Summary
The lives of two sisters--Nettie, a missionary in Africa, and Celie, a southern woman married to a man she hates--are revealed in a series of letters exchanged over thirty years
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • National Book Award for Fiction, 1983.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1983.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize winner, 1983.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
060818
Cataloging source
HCO
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL 670
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Recommended college reading list 2006.
Target audience
adult
Label
The color purple, a novel by Alice Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20669183
Dimensions
22cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780151191536
Isbn Type
(hb.)
Lccn
81048242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The color purple, a novel by Alice Walker
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20669183
Dimensions
22cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780151191536
Isbn Type
(hb.)
Lccn
81048242
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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      102 Church Street, Frankton, IN, 46044, US
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