Possessing the Secret of Joy (Hardcover)

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A provocative novel about an African tribal woman’s battle with madness after the trauma of a childhood genital mutilation.

About the Author

ALICE WALKER is an internationally celebrated writer, poet, and activist whose books include seven novels, four collections of short stories, four children’s books, and volumes of essays and poetry. She won the Pulitzer Prize in Fiction in 1983 and the National Book Award.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780151731527
ISBN-10: 0151731527
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication Date: June 30th, 1992
Pages: 304
Language: English