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  - BookConcierge - LibraryThing

Eli and Charlie are infamous gunslingers in the employ of a powerful man, known only as the Commodore. This time the job takes them to California, which is full of fools following the Gold Rush, to ... Read full review

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User Review  - idiotgirl - LibraryThing

Either a 3 or a 4. First person narrative. All well-reviewed books these days seem to be first person. Don't they teach the glories of third person in writing classes any more. This is probably more ... 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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