89 Results
89 Results
The chicken chronicles sitting with the angels who have returned with my memories : Glorious, Rufus, Gertrude Stein, Splendor, Hortensia, Agnes of God, The Gladyses, and Babe : a memoir —Walker, Alice, 1944- .
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

Recounts the author's experiences caring for a flock of chickens on a farm north of San Francisco, documenting her personal discovery, political commitment, and the joys of relating to animals. 2011.

Howard Zinn's Southern Diary : Sit-ins, Civil Rights, and Black Women's Student Activism —Cohen, Robert, author.
EBook
2018

The activist and author of A People's History of the United States records an in-depth and personal account of the Civil Rights Movement in Atlanta. During the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s, students of Spelman Coll...

Barracoon : The Story of the Last Black Cargo" —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.
EBook
2018

New York Times Bestselle, TIME M agazine 's Best Nonfiction Book of 201, New York Public Library's Best Book of 201, NPR's Book Concierge Best Book of 201, Economist Book of the Yea, SELF.com's Best Books of 201, Audible...

In search of our mothers' gardens womanist prose —Walker, Alice, 1944-
EBook
1983

Walker’s collection of early nonfiction serves as the manifesto of a young artist—and an illuminating self-portrait What is a womanist? Alice Walker sets out to define the concept in this anthology of early e...

The color purple a novel —Walker, Alice, 1944- .
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2006

The story of two sisters in the harsh segregated world of the Deep South in the early twentieth century. Celie has been raped by the man she calls father; her two children are taken away from her; her beloved, younger si...

Now is the time to open your heart a novel —Walker, Alice, 1944- .
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2006

A well-published author, married several times, Kate has lived a life full of exploration. Now, as she begins to feel the first ravages of age, she wants to find a sense of meaning in her life. She leaves her lover Yolo ...

By the light of my father's smile a story of requited love, crossing over, and the sexual healing of the soul —Walker, Alice, 1944- .
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2009

A family travels to the remote Mexican Sierras where they embark upon an encounter that will change them more than they could ever imagine. Alice Walker's first novel in six years explores how a woman's denied sexuality ...

Meridian —Walker, Alice, 1944- .
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2011

A black ex-civil rights worker returns to the South to find his friend who was expelled from a revolutionary group for refusing to swear she would die or kill for the cause. Some strong language and some descriptions of ...

The color purple The temple of my familiar ; Possessing the secret of joy —Walker, Alice, 1944-
Ebook
2012

Three novels by Alice Walker following characters as they are drawn into critical confrontations with history. In The color purple, Celie grows up in rural Georgia, navigating a childhood of ceaseless abuse. Not only is ...

Revolutionary petunias and other poems —Walker, Alice, 1944-
EBook
1973

The love poems of an author caught up in a hopeful and sometimes violent upheaval When Alice Walker published her second collection of poems in 1976, she had spent the previous decade deeply immersed in the civil rights ...

Once poems —Walker, Alice, 1944-
EBook
1968

Alice Walker & rsquo;s first published book collects poems written as a student and on her first visit to Africa For readers seeking the origins of Alice Walker & rsquo;s potent, distinctive voice, this collection will p...

La couleur pourpre —Walker, Alice, 1944-.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2012

Voici l'histoire de deux femmes noires, deux soeurs, séparées des l'adolescence mais qui conserveront intact leur attachement. Elles vont entreprendre la plus insolite des correspondances: aucune de leurs lettres ne le...

The color purple —Walker, Alice, 1944-
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2013

The lives of two sisters--Nettie, a missionary in Africa, and Celie, a southern woman married to a man she hates--are revealed in a series of letters exchanged over thirty years.

The third life of Grange Copeland —Walker, Alice, 1944-
EBook
2011

In one lifetime we have many chances to get it right Grange Copeland, a deeply conflicted and struggling tenant farmer in the Deep South of the 1930s, leaves his family and everything he’s ever known to find happin...

Horses make a landscape look more beautiful poems —Walker, Alice, 1944-
EBook
1984

In Alice Walker & rsquo;s fourth collection of poetry, simple observations from a life well lived balance an unflinching examination of critical global worries The title of this collection comes from a Native American sh...

In love & trouble stories of Black women. —Walker, Alice, 1944-
EBook
1973

Though they come from wildly different backgrounds, the women in these stories all strive for liberation from painful realities Here are stories of women traveling with the weight of broken dreams, with kids in tow, with...

You can't keep a good woman down stories —Walker, Alice, 1944-
EBook
1981

Fourteen short stories by the Pulitzer Prize winning author about strong women--their struggles and joys.

... 2 3 4 5