The classic, Pulitzer Prize-winning novel that made Alice Walker a household name. Set in the deep American South between the wars, The Color Purple is the classic tale of Celie, a young black girl born into poverty and segregation. Raped repeatedly by the man she calls 'father', she has two children taken away from her, is separated from her beloved sister Nettie and is trapped into an ugly marriage.
But then she meets the glamorous Shug Avery, singer and magic-maker - a woman who has taken charge of her own destiny. Gradually Celie discovers the power and joy of her own spirit, freeing her from her past and reuniting her with those she loves.
A vital non-fiction collection from one of the most celebrated and revered American writers. Throughout Mouth Full of Blood our search for truth, moral integrity...View full product details
A paperback edition of Maya Angelou's collection of lyrical and dramatic poetry, 'And Still I Rise.' Dr Maya Angelou was one of the world's most...View full product details
Born in New York, Audre Lorde (1934 - 92) described herself as 'Black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet.' Her extraordinary belief in the power of language...View full product details