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A Sentimental Killer

I have often wondered if the United States and Mexico could be considered abroad. When the English went abroad, they crossed the channel and went to a European country; now they are EU siblings. 832 more words

Jane Christmas

Blog Flashback: The Sisters Brothers by Patrick DeWitt

The Sisters Brothers by Patrick DeWitt

Procured from my wonderful local library

Procured in May 2012

Finished on May 24, 2012

Format: Hardback with maybe the best cover ever – I love the double play of the graphic… 522 more words

Blog Flashback

The Sisters Brothers

The Sisters Brothers is set as a western novel – in fact a gold rush western novel – but it is an unusual one. The book chronicles some of the adventures of Eli and Charlie Sisters, paid killers on what would be their last job.  186 more words


Dan Stiles

I mentioned that I’m currently reading The Sisters Brothers by Patrick DeWitt. It’s an excellent book, detailing a journey made by two bounty hunter brothers in the old west who have been paid to kill a prospector in California, but I thought I would mention the great cover here by… 63 more words


[Book] The Sisters Brothers

Rating: 5.5/10 (breakdown: 2+2+1.5, see scoring guideline here)

I always somehow feel very guilty after not reading books in a while. Since I’ve been trying to watch so many movies recently, I find it hard to sit down and read. 347 more words