Podcast #35, the novella “Sister Carrie”, by William H. Coles

A literary psychological thriller by award-winning author William H. Coles. Two orphaned sisters, facing a future of want and loneliness, quarrel when the older sister, responsible for her dependent teenage sibling, repudiates her sister’s affair with a political activist–older and unacceptable–she bonds with on the internet. Can adolescent love ever transcend innocently ignored incompatibility to evolve into a valued family relationship in rural southern America? Can a sister forced into a role of a surrogate parent convince her sister to denounce her attraction for a rouge male religiously, socially, and historically unsuited for marriage without a destructive severance of duty and caring?

Finalist in the William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition.

Sister Carrie is also available in print and as eBook at:
Amazon, (Kindle click here), and Barnes and Noble

In addition, this novella and thirty-two short stories are available in the collection: Illustrated Short Fiction of William H. Coles; 2000-2016

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