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The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt

I walked into my favourite used bookstore looking for a copy of Lincoln in the Bardo and instead walked out with three unintended purchases, including  222 more words

The Sisters Brothers – Patrick DeWitt

A stark but affecting existential Western about the need for – and struggle to find – meaning.

Eli and Charlie Sisters are, it turns out, pretty notorious mercenaries in nineteenth century mid-West America. 397 more words

Simple Sunday Pursuits...

It’s been raining most of the afternoon, here in London, it is also windy and very, very grey; like the weather is screaming at us “Summer is over!” “Make way for Autumn!” 652 more words

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‘You are so serious all of a sudden,’ she told me.

‘I am not any one thing,’ I said.

Patrick DeWitt, The Sisters Brothers

WWW Wednesday – 2017/07/26

WWW Wednesday is a book meme run by Taking on a World of Words.

The Three Ws are:

What are you currently reading?
What did you recently finish reading? 445 more words

Books

Book Review – The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt

Summary

Hermann Kermit Warm is going to die. The enigmatic and powerful man known only as the Commodore has ordered it, and his henchmen, Eli and Charlie Sisters, will make sure of it. 690 more words

Book Review

WWW Wednesday – 2017/07/19

WWW Wednesday is a book meme run by Taking on a World of Words.

The Three Ws are:

What are you currently reading?
What did you recently finish reading? 525 more words

Books