The Color Purple has sold over 1 million copies in Britain alone and continues to sell around 25,000 every year An absolute classic, it is on reading lists throughout the country. The Color Purple was made into an award-winning film by Steven Spielberg starring Whoopie Goldberg and Oprah Winfrey It won a Pulitzer Prize and a National Book Award We have bought the entire Alice Walker backlist and a new novel and are going to give the series a fresh look in order to bring this legendary author to a new generation 'She is one of the most gifted writers in her country' Isabel Allende
Alice Walker won the Pulitzer prize and the American Book Award for The Color Purple. She is the author of many bestselling novels, essays and collections of poetry.
'Add this great book to your collection now.' PRIDE MAGAZINE (1 September 2004)