The Sisterhood

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Headline Review, 2008 - Domestic fiction - 342 pages
14 Reviews

Her best book. Her biggest book. In 2008, Headline will make Emily Barr a huge bestseller.

Elizabeth Greene is devastated when her boyfriend of ten years leaves her for someone else. After a night of drowning her sorrows leads to an unexpected one-night stand, Elizabeth finds herself pregnant, alone and vulnerable.

Helen has just discovered she has a sister she didn't know she had. Bored with her privileged life in France and driven by a need to gain her parents' approval, Helen sets out to find her sister and reunite her with her long-lost mother. When her search leads her to Elizabeth the two women become closely linked. But their connection to one another is founded on a dark deception, with the truth having extreme consequences...

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User Review  - Sally - Goodreads

A fantastic ending to this book. some parts became boring as it just described the pregnancy and seemed to go on for a while. I enjoyed reading from the different characters perspectives Read full review

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User Review  - Lou Nixon - Goodreads

I do like Emily Barr's style. It's easy to read and at the same time gripping. Her character's are good too and I love that all her novels are full of travel! I did enjoy this book-I think that once ... Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Emily Barr has written columns and travel pieces for the Observer and the Guardian for several years, and her previous novels have all been critically acclaimed. She lives in the south of France with her husband and three children.

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