Fiction

Alice Walker

Novels and short story collections

  • The Third Life of Grange Copeland (1970)
  • In Love and Trouble: Stories of Black Women (1973, includes “Everyday Use”)
  • Meridian (1976)
  • The Color Purple (1982)
  • You Can’t Keep a Good Woman Down: Stories (1982)
  • To Hell With Dying (1988)
  • The Temple of My Familiar (1989)
  • Finding the Green Stone (1991)
  • Possessing the Secret of Joy (1992)
  • The Complete Stories (1994)
  • By the Light of My Father’s Smile (1998)
  • The Way Forward Is with a Broken Heart (2000)
  • Now Is the Time to Open Your Heart (2004)

Poetry collections

  • Once (1968)
  • Revolutionary Petunias and Other Poems (1973)
  • Good Night, Willie Lee, I’ll See You in the Morning (1979)
  • Horses Make a Landscape Look More Beautiful (1985)
  • Her Blue Body Everything We Know: Earthling Poems (1991)
  • Absolute Trust in the Goodness of the Earth (2003)
  • A Poem Traveled Down My Arm: Poems And Drawings (2003)
  • Collected Poems (2005)
  • Hard Times Require Furious Dancing: New Poems (2010)
  • Taking the Arrow Out of the Heart (2018)

Non-fiction books

  • In Search of Our Mothers’ Gardens: Womanist Prose (1983)
  • Living by the Word (1988)
  • Warrior Marks (1993)
  • The Same River Twice: Honoring the Difficult (1996)
  • Anything We Love Can Be Saved: A Writer’s Activism (1997)
  • Go Girl!: The Black Woman’s Book of Travel and Adventure (1997)
  • Pema Chodron and Alice Walker in Conversation (1999)
  • Sent By Earth: A Message from the Grandmother Spirit After the Bombing of the World Trade Center and Pentagon (2001)
  • We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For (2006)
  • Overcoming Speechlessness (2010)
  • Chicken Chronicles, A Memoir (2011)
  • The cushion in the road – Meditation and wandering as the whole world awakens to be in harm’s way (2013)

Essays

  • “Beauty: When the Other Dancer is the Self” (1983)

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The original UK series

  • If Only They Could Talk (1970)
  • It Shouldn’t Happen to a Vet (1972)
  • Let Sleeping Vets Lie (1973)
  • Vet in Harness (1974)
  • Vets Might Fly (1976)
  • Vet in a Spin (1977)
  • The Lord God Made Them All (1981)
  • Every Living Thing (1992)

Collected works from the original UK series

  • All Creatures Great and Small (1972)
  • All Things Bright and Beautiful (1974)
  • All Things Wise and Wonderful (1977)
  • The Lord God Made Them All (1981)
  • The Best of James Herriot (First Edition: 1982); (Complete Edition: 1998)
  • James Herriot’s Dog Stories (1986)
  • James Herriot’s Cat Stories (1994)
  • James Herriot’s Yorkshire Stories (1998)
  • James Herriot’s Animal Stories (2015)

Books for children

  • Blossom Comes Home (1969)
  • Moses the Kitten (1984)
  • Only One Woof (1985)
  • The Christmas Day Kitten (1986)
  • Bonny’s Big Day (1987)
  • The Market Square Dog (1989)
  • Oscar, Cat-About-Town (1990)
  • Smudge, the Little Lost Lamb (1991)
  • James Herriot’s Treasury for Children (1992)

Other books

  • James Herriot’s Yorkshire (1979)
  • James Herriot’s Yorkshire Revisited (1999)

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