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THE SISTERS BROTHERS

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A calmly vicious journey into avarice and revenge.The unusual title refers to Charlie and Eli Sisters, the latter of whom narrates the novel. The narrative style is flat, almost unfeeling, though the action turns toward the cold-blooded. It's 1851, and the mysterious Commodore has hired the Sisters brothers to execute a man who's turned against him. The brothers start out from their home in Oregon ... Read full review

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User Review  - Craig - Goodreads

There was so much to love about this book. True, I love a good western, but it has to be good. This had shades of True Grit mixed in with Cormac McCarthy, and somehow the Coen Bros. (another great set ... Read full review

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User Review  - Aaron - Goodreads

Cormac McCarthy with a sense of humour. Read full review

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User Review  - Miki - Goodreads

Funny - different read!. The Sisters brothers are classics. Felt like this book depicts somewhat. how bad it would have been to have lived in those days. Read full review

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User Review  - Mike Sand - Goodreads

Good read...a little disjointed. Had to root for Eli the whole novel...but it just didn't do it for me in the end. Too many anachronisms, not a true western, just a story set in the west. Read full review

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User Review  - Cathy - Goodreads

Interesting take. I don't usually enjoy westerns, but this one was different. Read full review

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User Review  - Lesimore_ - Goodreads

This was a quick, entertaining read. Enjoyed the deadpan humour and was very satisfied with the amount of gore/gruesomeness! Read full review

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User Review  - Lib - Goodreads

Would Eli Sisters please marry me? Loved this... thought it started out with very stilted dialogue and could have benefitted from a few contractions, but it got better as each character became more real. Eli really talks that way, meaning every word. Brilliant cover, too. Loved. Read full review

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User Review  - Erika - Goodreads

Enjoyable and easy read but not as good as I had hoped. Read full review

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