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  • ISBN: 0151191530 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: 245 pages ; 22cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982.

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General Note: Recommended college reading list 2006.
Pulitzer Prize winner, 1983.
Summary, etc.: 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."
Target Audience Note:
HL 670 Lexile.
HL670L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Recommended college reading list 2006.
Awards Note:
Pulitzer Prize winner, 1983.
Subject: African American women Fiction
Adult child sexual abuse victims Fiction
Abused wives Fiction
Sisters Fiction
Recommended college reading list
Southern States Fiction
Genre: Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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