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Author: Sapphire.
Publisher: London : Vintage, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Precious is a 16-year-old who has never left Harlem. Her story is one of neglect and abuse and a fierce determination to acquire an education. Pregnant by her own father, she is forced to leave  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sapphire.
ISBN: 0749395044 9780749395049
OCLC Number: 636927001
Awards: Winner of MIND Book of the Year/Allen Lane Award 1996.
Description: 139 S.
Responsibility: Sapphire.


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"An inspired and inspiring debut, a The Color Purple for the nineties" Vogue "Sapphire's vibrant, unindulgent first novel has you cheering the awesome Precious on until the last page: her voice is Read more...

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