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Alice Walker

Alice Walker won the Pulitzer Prize and an American Book Award for her novel The Color Purple. She has written numerous poems, essays, and short stories, including her most recent book, The Way Forward is With a Broken Heart. Originally published in 1974, Langston Hughes: American Poet was Alice Walker's first book for children. This picture book biography is now back in print with a new author's note and beautiful new illustrations. Ms. Walker lives in Northern California.

Personality Profile For Alice Walker

Alice Walker

The following is a personality profile of Alice Walker based on her work.

Alice Walker is boisterous, explosive and sentimental.

She is laid-back, she appreciates a relaxed pace in life. She is intermittent as well: she has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time. But, Alice Walker is also empathetic: she feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them.

More than most people, her choices are driven by a desire for self-expression.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what she does: she thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. She is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: she cares more about making her own path than following what others have done.


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