The Sisters Brothers

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HarperCollins, Feb 14, 2012 - Fiction - 336 pages
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Hermann Kermit Warm is going to die, and hired guns Eli and Charlie Sisters will make sure of it. Though Eli doesn't share his brother's appetite for whiskey and killing, he's never known anything else. But their prey isn't an easy mark, and on the road from Oregon City to Warm's goldmining claim outside Sacramento, Eli begins to question what he does for a living—and whom he does it for.

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User Review  - annhepburn - LibraryThing

I found this kind of slow going at the start, and if it hadn't been a choice for my book club I may have given up. But I'm glad I stuck with it, and I enjoyed it more than anticipated. I don't mean to ... Read full review

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I'm reading Westerns in preparation for a new short story I'll start when done with editing Stygian Blue (which will be a while). I'd rather stay away from the usual suspects and True Grit my way ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Patrick deWitt is the author of the critically acclaimed Ablutions: Notes for a Novel. Born in British Columbia, he has also lived in California, Washington, and Oregon, where he currently resides with his wife and son.

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