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Brothers and sisters

Arnold Adoff

Brothers and sisters

modern stories by Black Americans.

by Arnold Adoff

  • 42 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Dell in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories, American -- African American authors,
  • American fiction -- 20th century,
  • African Americans -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    GenreFiction.
    SeriesLaurel-leaf library
    The Physical Object
    Pagination253 p. ;
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16596332M

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    Patrick DeWitt’s novel The Sisters Brothers tells the story of two brothers, Eli and Charlie Sisters, who work as hired killers for The Commodore, a crime boss in Oregon City, Oregon, around the. May 25,  · Book review: Patrick deWitt’s ‘The Sisters Brothers’ At the start of the novel, he dispatches the Sisters brothers to Sacramento to kill a gold .

    Aug 21,  · Parents need to know that Sisters, the follow-up to author-illustrator Raina Telgemeir's previous graphic novel memoir, Smile, is a funny, affectionate examination of family dynamics and sibling rivalry. Raina, Amara, and their younger brother, Will, are presented as a believable set of siblings with competing interests and different foibles.5/5. Henry Abramovitch’s Brothers and Sisters explores the tension between the myth and reality of brothers and sisters in a variety of cultures and through the poignant brother-sister stories in the Bible. Abramovitch looks at the developmental sequence in the sibling relationship as brothers or sisters struggle to find their place with each.


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