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User Review  - ToddSherman - LibraryThing

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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User Review  - Daftboy1 - LibraryThing

I really liked this book. Story of two brothers Charles and Eli hired hitmen in America wild west 1851. They get into all sorts of scrapes and people end up dead. They have been hired to find the ... Read full review

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User Review  - jjaylynny - LibraryThing

A funny, picaresque story with unexpected poignancy. I'm not sure as yet if I'll be thinking about it long after I'm done or if I'll forget it forthwith. I would love to meet Eli Sisters, though.... Read full review

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User Review  - gayla.bassham - LibraryThing

A cleverly written picaresque novel, filled with memorable characters. Possibly the most enjoyable novel I've read this year. If you are a fan of the Coen brothers, you must read this book. Read full review

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User Review  - charlie68 - LibraryThing

An enjoyable trip through 1850s California, Oregon Territory, following the adventures of the Sisters Brothers, Eli and Charlie, with equal parts violence, comedy and pathos. Read full review

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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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User Review  - sherribelcher - LibraryThing

The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt First off, I love the cover art by Dan Stiles! In The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt, Eli and Charlie Sisters are notorious killers from Oregon working for ... Read full review

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User Review  - bpeters65 - LibraryThing

Characters you will laugh at and cherish. Ended too soon. Read full review

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