Alice Walker

Alice Malsenior Walker (born February 9, 1944) is an American novelist, short story writer, poet, and activist. She wrote the critically acclaimed novel The Color Purple (1982) for which she won the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
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Third Life of Grange Copeland by Alice Walker by Alice Walker
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Last published in 1991 a novel about violence within the black community and the need to overcome domination and oppression without damaging others. From the author of THE COLOR PURPLE POSSESSING THE SECRET OF JOY and TEMPLE OF MY FAMILIAR.  read more
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The Way Forward is with a Broken Heart by Alice Walker by Alice Walker
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From the author of THE COLOR PURPLE fiction and autobiography blend in this fabulously rich collection of short stories These are the stories that came to me to be told after the close of a magical marriage to an extraordinary man that ended in a lessthanmagical divorce. I found myself unmoored unmated ungrounded in a way that challenged everything Id ever thought about human relationships. Situated squarely in that terrifying paradise called freedom precipitously out on so many emotion  read more
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Meridian by Alice Walker by Alice Walker
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The second novel written by Alice Walker preceding THE COLOUR PURPLE is a heartfelt and moving story about one womans personal revolution as she joins the Civil Rights Movement. Set in the American South in the 1960s it follows Meridian Hill a courageous young woman who dedicates herself heart and soul to her civil rights work touching the lives of those around her even as her own health begins to deteriorate. Hers is a lonely battle but it is one she will not abandon whatever the costs. T  read more
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Possessing the Secret of Joy by Alice Walker
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When Alice Walker finished writing The Color Purple she realised that she needed to tell the story of Tashi, a minor character, who had "left Africa but had taken her wound with her to America". This is Tashi's story, told in her words and the voices of the people who loved her. This extraordinarily courageous and compelling novel explores the tragic consequences of Tashi's decision to go through the female initiation ceremony.  read more
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Revolutionary Petunias by Alice Walker
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Revolutionary Petunias  read more
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The Color Purple by Alice Walker
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Celie is a poor black woman whose letters tell the story of 20 years of her life, beginning at age 14 when she is being abused and raped by her father and attempting to protect her sister from the same fate, and continuing over the course of her marriage to "Mister," a brutal man who terrorizes her. Celie eventually learns that her abusive husband has been keeping her sister's letters from her and the rage she feels, combined with an example of love and independence provided by her close friend Shug, pushes her finally toward an awakening of her creative and loving self.  read more
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By the Light of My Father's Smile by Alice Walker
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'Alice Walker in this, the most beautiful, the most compassionate, the most sensuous of novels, has created a masterpiece. It is one of the most life-enhancing novels you could hope to read. Flawless' Mary Louden, THE TIMES  read more
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The Color Purple by Alice Walker
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The Color Purple  read more
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El Color Purpura/the Color Purple by Alice Walker
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El Color Purpura/the Color Purple  read more
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The Temple of My Familiar by Alice Walker
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1990. 417 pages. Good condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning.  read more
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