The Color Purple
10%
off

The Color Purple

4.16 (392,642 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

Description

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.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 288 pages
  • 129.54 x 203.2 x 22.86mm | 385.55g
  • Perfection Learning
  • United States
  • English
  • Harvest ed.
  • 0756929733
  • 9780756929732
  • 71,861

Rating details

392,642 ratings
4.16 out of 5 stars
5 44% (172,720)
4 35% (137,930)
3 16% (61,443)
2 4% (14,303)
1 2% (6,246)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X