The latest novel by Sheila Collins Ingle ’71, ’73, Tales of a Cosmic Possum has been selected as one of this season’s Okra Picks by Authors ‘Round the South.
Sheila received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English with minors in Psychology and Religion from Converse in 1971 and also earned her MAT in 1973.
Tales of a Cosmic Possum profiles the lives of eight Appalachian women striving to provide for their families while supporting one another in a cotton mill town. Sheila has written other books profiling life in the South including Courageous Kate and Walking With Eliza.
Sheila will have book signings at three bookstores in Greenville, Spartanburg, and Camden, SC.