Author Interview – Carl J. Barger – Dark Clouds Over Alabama

Enjoy this interview with author Carl J. Barger, author of Dark Clouds Over Alabama.

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What is your book about?


The year is 1853. The place is Twin Oaks plantation, Autauga, County, Alabama. Twenty-one-year-old Obediah Bradford’s life is transformed forever when he accompanies his father to purchase a new household servant in nearby Selma. Obadiah is deeply affected by his immediate attraction and intense feelings for Penelope, the beautiful mulatto daughter of his family’s new servant. These feelings will eventually present some of the greatest challenges of his and Penelope’s lives.

What inspired you to write your book?

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