The Color Purple
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Date: January 2011
Duration: 7 hours 59 minutes
As a young black woman living in 1930s Georgia, Celie faces constant violence and oppression. Raped repeatedly by her father, she loses two children and then is married off to a man who treats her like a slave. But a deep bond with her husband's mistress teaches her she is a woman capable of being loved and respected. Gradually Celie begins to leave the past behind and start a new life.