The weird sisters
Unabridged, 9 CDs, 11 hours
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A major new talent tackles the complicated terrain of sisters. A winsome novel that explores sibling rivalry, the power of books, and the places we decide to call home.
|Grouped Work ID||43f51f2f-b390-96a0-3915-b2db4e48e6d7|
|Grouping Title||weird sisters|
|Grouping Author||eleanor brown|
|Grouping Language||English (eng)|
|Last Grouping Update||2020-10-31 04:52:28AM|
|Last Indexed||2020-10-31 06:06:35AM|
|Novelist Primary ISBN||9780142428948|
|author||Brown, Eleanor, 1973-|
|available_at_addison||Addison Public Library|
|detailed_location_addison||2nd Floor- Adult Books|
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This is the "delightful" (People) New York Times bestseller that's earned raves from Sarah Blake, Helen Simonson, and reviewers everywhere-the story of three sisters who love each other, but just don't happen to like each other very much...
Three sisters have returned to their childhood home, reuniting the eccentric Andreas family. Here, books are a passion (there is no problem a library card can't solve) and TV is something other people watch. Their father-a professor of Shakespeare who speaks almost exclusively in verse-named them after the Bard's heroines. It's a lot to live up to.
The sisters have a hard time communicating with their parents and their lovers, but especially with one another. What can the shy homebody eldest sister, the fast-living middle child, and the bohemian youngest sibling have in common? Only that none has found life to be what was expected; and now, faced with their parents' frailty and their own personal disappointments, not even a book can solve what ails them...
|local_callnumber_addison||FIC BROWN E.|
|owning_library_addison||Addison Public Library|
|owning_location_addison||Addison Public Library|
Middle-aged women -- Fiction
Sisters -- Fiction
Terminally ill parents -- Fiction
|title_display||The weird sisters|
|title_full||The Weird Sisters|
The weird sisters / Eleanor Brown
|title_short||The weird sisters|
Terminally ill parents