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CJ Reviews: The Color Purple by Alice Walker

Title: The Color Purple Author: Alice Walker Publication Date: 1982 Format: Paperback Rating: 4 stars The Color Purple is the story of two sisters--one a missionary to Africa and the other a child wife living in the South--who remain loyal to one another across time, distance, and silence. Beautifully imagined and deeply compassionate, this classic of American literature is rich… Continue reading CJ Reviews: The Color Purple by Alice Walker

Monthly Review, My Bookshelf, Recapping Reads

Recapping Reads: February in Review

I wanted February to be a better month for reading than January, but in the end I think it may have actually been worse. I barely finished any of the books I was reading at the start of the month, and I certainly didn't make a dent in my intended reading list for February. Books… Continue reading Recapping Reads: February in Review