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By the light of my father's smile : a novel

Author: Alice Walker
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A novel on two black sisters whose father forbids teen sex and when one engages in it gives her a hiding. The novel explores "the ways in which a woman's denied sexuality leads to the loss of the much-prized and necessary original self." By the author of The Color Purple.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Walker, Alice, 1944-
By the light of my father's smile.
New York : Random House, c1998
(OCoLC)656946483
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Walker
ISBN: 0375501525 9780375501524
OCLC Number: 38324582
Description: 222 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Alice Walker.
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A novel on two black sisters whose father forbids teen sex and when one engages in it gives her a hiding. The novel explores "the ways in which a woman's denied sexuality leads to the loss of the much-prized and necessary original self." By the author of The Color Purple.

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