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The color purple : a novel  Cover Image Book Book

The color purple : a novel / Alice Walker.


"Separated as girls, sisters Celie and Nettie sustain their loyalty to and hope in each other across time, distance, and silence."--Page 4 of cover.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143135692
  • Physical Description: xii, 286 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First harvest edition.
  • Publisher: [New York, New York] : Penguin Books, 2019.

Content descriptions

Citation/References Note:
Booklist, 12/15/1989
Target Audience Note:
HL 670 Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS UG 4.0 9.0 7107.
Reading Counts RC 7.2 16.0 2400.
Subject: African American women > Fiction.
Adult child sexual abuse victims > Fiction.
Wife abuse > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Family life > Fiction.
Epistolary fiction.
Southern States > Fiction.
Genre: Epistolary fiction.
Domestic fiction.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Valley Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Allentown Public Library System.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Allentown Public Library WALKER, ALICE (Text) 34455006797746 Adult Fiction Available -

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