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Sister Carrie

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 117 Ratings and 117 Reviews

Book Description
"American writing, before and after Dreiser's time, differed almost as much as biology before and after Darwin," said H. L. Mencken. Sister Carrie, Dreiser's great first novel, transformed the conventional "fallen woman" story into a bold and truly innovative piece of fiction when it appeared in 1900. Naļve young Caroline Meeber, a small-town girl seduced by the lure of the modern city, becomes th... More
Book Information
PublisherBantam Books for Young Readers
BindingKindle Edition (197 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages409
ISBN-10B000Y7VE04
Publication Date10/30/2007
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About Theodore Dreiser (Author) : Theodore Dreiser is a published author. Some of the published credits of Theodore Dreiser include An American Tragedy, Sister Carrie, Sister Carrie.
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About E. L. Doctorow (Introduction) : E. L. Doctorow is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of E. L. Doctorow include Ragtime (Unabridged), Arrowsmith.
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7/30/2008 veronica Davids said: My dad loaned this book to me. It is interesting to read about times past and how difficult life was for the average young woman (or man) who has no skills or connections in a new town.
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