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The Little Sister
  • Author : Raymond Chandler
  • Publisher : Wildside Press LLC
  • Pages : 200
  • ISBN : 9781479449552
  • Reader Reviews : 18
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Chandler's 5th novel has Philip Marlowe going to Hollywood as he explores the underworld of glitter capital, trying to find a sweet young thing's missing brother.

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    Little Sister
  • Author : Patricia Walsh Chadwick
  • Publisher : Post Hill Press
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9781682617830
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  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Imagine an eighteen-year-old American girl who has never read a newspaper, watched television, or made a phone call. An eighteen-year-old-girl who has never danced—and this in the 1960s. It is in Cambridge, Massachusetts where Leonard Feeney, a controversial (soon to be excommunicated) Catholic priest, has founded a religious community called the Slaves of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. The Center's members—many of them educated at Harvard and Radcliffe—surrender all earthly possessions and aspects of their life, including their children, to him. Patricia Chadwick was one of those children, and Little Sister is her account of growing up in the Feeney sect. Separated from her parents and forbidden to speak to them, Patricia bristles against the community’s draconian rules, yearning for another life. When, at seventeen, she is banished from the Center, her home, she faces the world alone, without skills, family, or money but empowered with faith and a fierce determination to succeed on her own, which she does, rising eventually to the upper echelons of the world of finance and investing. A tale of resilience and grace, Little Sister chronicles, in riveting prose, a surreal childhood and does so without rancor or self-pity.

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    Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe
  • Author : Michael Lark
  • Publisher : Touchstone
  • Pages : 136
  • ISBN : 0684829339
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  • Genre : Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Marlowe's new case is more complicated than his beautiful and mysterious client leads him to believe

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    The Lady in the Lake, The Little Sister, The Long Goodbye, Playback
  • Author : Raymond Chandler
  • Publisher : Everyman's Library
  • Pages : 1016
  • ISBN : UOM:39015051919184
  • Reader Reviews : 3
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Chandler's famous hard-boiled detective is back at work, finding missing persons, dodging the police, and uncovering secrets.

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    Little Sister
  • Author : Isabel Ashdown
  • Publisher : Pinnacle Books
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9780786043262
  • Reader Reviews : 8
  • Genre : Fiction
  • No one knows you better than a sister—your dreams, your fears, your mistakes, and all your secrets. It was just that way when Jess and her older sister, Emily, were children. Born barely a year apart, they were deeply entwined, complementing each other in their differences. When Jess felt awkward and shy, Emily, the consummate big sister, was happy to take the lead. After a long estrangement, they’ve become close again. Jess moves into the comfortable Isle of Wight home Emily shares with her husband, step-daughter, and toddler. Any misgivings about the past are swept away and forgotten. And then, on New Year’s Eve, little Daisy disappears while in Jess’s care. Jess is in shock, unable to remember what happened. Emily, traumatized, watches helplessly as her life unravels. But as the search intensifies and the police detective’s questions grow more pointed, a different picture emerges. Behind the image of a seemingly happy family—Daisy’s doting teenage sister, Chloe, loving father and husband, James, and siblings Emily and Jess—there are devastating deceptions and long-ago choices that can never be unmade. And underlying everything is the story of what really happened to drive Emily and Jess apart years ago. Unfolding through shifting perspectives, Little Sister is a brilliantly plotted, dark, and constantly surprising tale of love, rivalry, and broken loyalty that reveals how far one sister might go to protect—or destroy—another . . .

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    Lalaloopsy: Here Come the Little Sisters!
  • Author : Lauren Cecil,Prescott Hill
  • Publisher : Scholastic Paperbacks
  • Pages : 10
  • ISBN : 0545442664
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  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • The Lalaloopsy friends spend the day playing hide-and-seek with their little sisters.

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    The Little Sister
  • Author : Raymond Chandler
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Pages : 296
  • ISBN : UCSC:32106008141977
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  • Genre : Fiction
  • A movie starlet with a gangster boyfriend and a pair of siblings with a shared secret lure Marlowe into the less than glamorous and more than a little dangerous world of Hollywood fame. Chandler's first foray into the industry that dominates the company town that is Los Angeles.

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    Little Sister: A Novel
  • Author : Barbara Gowdy
  • Publisher : Tin House Books
  • Pages : 300
  • ISBN : 9781941040614
  • Reader Reviews : 4
  • Genre : Fiction
  • A New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice "[A] supernatural domestic thriller and a crackling tour de force." —The New York Times Thunderstorms are rolling across the summer sky. Every time one breaks, Rose Bowan loses consciousness and has vivid, realistic dreams about being in another woman's body. Is Rose merely dreaming? Or is she, in fact, inhabiting a stranger? Disturbed yet entranced, she sets out to discover what is happening to her, leaving the cocoon of her family’s small repertory cinema for the larger, upended world of someone wildly different from herself. Meanwhile her mother is in the early stages of dementia, and has begun to speak for the first time in decades about another haunting presence: Rose’s younger sister. In Little Sister, one woman fights to help someone she has never met, and to come to terms with a death for which she always felt responsible. With the elegant prose and groundbreaking imagination that have earned her international acclaim, Barbara Gowdy explores the astonishing power of empathy, the question of where we end and others begin, and the fierce bonds of motherhood and sisterhood.

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    My Little Sister
  • Author : Elizabeth Robins
  • Publisher : Good Press
  • Pages : 273
  • ISBN : EAN:4064066206826
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  • Genre : Fiction
  • "My Little Sister" by Elizabeth Robins. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

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    Kyle's Little Sister
  • Author : BonHyung Jeong
  • Publisher : Yen Press LLC
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN : 9781975335908
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  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • My name is Grace, not "Kyle's little sister!" Having a good-looking, friendly, outgoing older brother sucks—especially when you're the total opposite, someone who likes staying home and playing video games. Your parents like him better (even if they deny it!), and everyone calls you "Kyle's little sister" while looking disappointed that you're not more like him. I was really hoping I'd get to go to a different middle school, but no such luck. At least I have my friends...until he finds a way to ruin that, too...! Argh! What do I have to do to get out of his shadow?!

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    Little Sister
  • Author : Gytha Lodge
  • Publisher : Michael Joseph
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0241470978
  • Reader Reviews : 5
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Detective Jonah Sheens is enjoying a moment of peace and quiet, when a teenage girl wanders out of the woods. She's striking, with flame-red hair and a pale complexion. She's also covered in blood. Jonah races to her, eager to help. She insists she's fine. It's her sister he needs to worry about. Jonah quickly discovers that Keely and her sister, Nina, disappeared from a children's home a week ago. Now, Keely is here - but Nina's still missing. Keely likes to play games. She knows where her sister is - but before she tells, she wants Jonah's full attention. Is she killer, witness, or victim? And will Jonah find out what Keely's hiding, in time to save Nina?

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    Little Sister
  • Author : Gytha Lodge
  • Publisher : National Geographic Books
  • Pages : 0
  • ISBN : 9780593242919
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  • Genre : Fiction
  • Two girls went into the woods. Only one came back. . . . Detective Chief Inspector Jonah Sheens is on the trail in this “riveting” (Publishers Weekly) crime novel from the acclaimed author of She Lies in Wait, Watching from the Dark, and Lie Beside Me Jonah Sheens is enjoying a moment of peace in a pub garden on his day off when a teenage girl wanders out of the woods. She’s striking, with flame-red hair and a pale complexion. She’s also covered in blood. When Jonah races to help, the girl insists she’s fine. Then she smiles. It’s her sister he needs to worry about. Keely and her sister, Nina, disappeared from a children’s home a week ago. Now Keely is here—but Nina’s still missing. Jonah is sure Keely knows where her sister is—but before she tells him anything, she insists, he has to listen to her story from the beginning. Is she witness, victim, or killer? And if Jonah follows the trail of clues in her story, will they lead him to the missing girl—or distract him until it’s too late?

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    But I Wanted a Little Sister
  • Author : Pauline Oud
  • Publisher : Clavis
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN : 1605373516
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  • Genre : Brothers and sisters
  • For families expecting a new baby, a book about expectations and acceptance, and about loving little sisters and little brothers.

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    My Little Sister Ate One Hare
  • Author : Bill Grossman
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN : 1439553904
  • Reader Reviews : 5
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Little sister has no problem eating one hare, two snakes, and three ants, but when she gets to ten peas, she throws up quite a mess.

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    Karen's Little Sister (Baby-Sitters Little Sister #6)
  • Author : Ann M. Martin
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Pages : 76
  • ISBN : 9781338055610
  • Reader Reviews : 1
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • From the bestselling author of the generation-defining series The Baby-sitters Club comes a series for a new generation! Karen Brewer, Big SisterEverybody used to love Karen. She was cute. She was the littlest sister. But now baby Emily is in their family, and Karen feels left out. Then Emily gets sick and everybody has to take care of her. Even Karen. And that’s when Karen finds out that being a big sister is the most fun of all!

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    The Baby Sister
  • Author : Tomie dePaola
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN : 9781524739188
  • Reader Reviews : 7
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Tommy's so excited that his mom is having a baby, and he asks her for a baby sister with a red ribbon in her hair. But he didn't ask for stern Nana Fall-River to come while his mom is in the hospital. Tommy and Nana don't get along very well, but when little Maureen is born, all the trouble is forgotten.

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    Little Sister
  • Author : Kara Dalkey
  • Publisher : Puffin
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN : 0140386319
  • Reader Reviews : 3
  • Genre : Japan
  • Thirteen-year-old Fujiwara no Mitsuko, daughter of a noble family in the imperial court of twelfth century Japan, enlists the help of a shape-shifter and other figures from Japanese mythology in her efforts to save her older sister's life.

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    Little Sister
  • Author : Kathleen N. Daly
  • Publisher : Golden Books
  • Pages : 28
  • ISBN : 0307102564
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  • Genre : Beaches
  • David's little sister, Liz, proves that she is more than just a pest when she rescues a baby from walking over a bed of sea urchins at the beach.

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    My Little Sister and Me
  • Author : Maple Lam
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Pages : 40
  • ISBN : 0062396978
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  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Today is an exciting day. I get to take my little sister home from school for the very first time. It's a big job for a big brother, but I can do it! Debut author-illustrator Maple Lam's charming story celebrates the special relationship between a little boy and his younger sister.

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    Karen's Witch
  • Author : Ann M. Martin
  • Publisher : Baby-Sitters Little Sister
  • Pages : 112
  • ISBN : 1338762842
  • Reader Reviews : 3
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • It's fun to be a Baby-sitters Little Sister! Is she Mrs. Porter...or a witch? Karen lives next door to an old lady named Mrs. Porter. Mrs. Porter wears long black robes and has wild gray hair. Her black cat is named Midnight. No wonder Karen thinks Mrs. Porter is a witch!Mrs. Porter is having a meeting at her house. Karen is sure the meeting is for witches. Are the witches going to cast a spell on Karen? Or will she be brave enough to send them away-once and for all?

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    Watching from the Dark
  • Author : Gytha Lodge
  • Publisher : Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • Pages : 354
  • ISBN : 9781984818096
  • Reader Reviews : 6
  • Genre : Fiction
  • You never saw him. But he saw it all. When a vibrant young woman is murdered while on a video chat, a small-town detective wades into a circle of friends and lovers with dangerous secrets—from the acclaimed author of the “enjoyably chilling” (The New York Times Book Review) She Lies in Wait. Aidan Poole logs on to his laptop late at night to Skype his girlfriend, Zoe. To his horror, he realizes that there is someone else in her flat. Aidan can only listen to the sounds of a violent struggle taking place in the bathroom—and then the sound of silence. He is desperate to find out if Zoe is okay. But then why is he so hesitant to call the police? When Aidan’s cryptic messages finally reach them, Detective Chief Inspector Jonah Sheens and his team take the case—and discover the body. They soon find that no one has a bad word to say about Zoe, a big hearted young artist at the center of a curious web of waifs and strays, each relying on her for support, each hiding dark secrets and buried resentments. Has one of her so-called “friends” been driven to murder? Or does Aidan have the biggest secret of them all?

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    Stacy Had a Little Sister
  • Author : Wendie C. Old
  • Publisher : Albert Whitman
  • Pages : 32
  • ISBN : 0807575984
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  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Stacy has mixed feelings about her new sister Ashley, but when the baby dies of sudden infant death syndrome, Stacy is sad and misses her.

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    The Lady in the Lake
  • Author : Raymond Chandler
  • Publisher : Good Press
  • Pages : 172
  • ISBN : EAN:4064066365950
  • Reader Reviews : 2
  • Genre : Fiction
  • "The Lady in the Lake" by Raymond Chandler. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

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    Little Sister Song
  • Author : Sara Creasy
  • Publisher : Independently Published
  • Pages : 338
  • ISBN : 1092673253
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  • Genre : Books
  • Wynter has spent her entire young life behind a chain-link fence in the middle of the Arizona desert. Her search for love starts the day she escapes on a bus with nothing but an address and her sister's instructions to forget the past and embrace the world outside.Knocking on the door of an unassuming house in Seattle, she is welcomed by her true family-three older brothers who never knew she existed-in a place where they have pancakes for breakfast and make rock music in the basement. A place Wynter wants to call home. They all share the same pain: their mother's abandonment years earlier. And they all share a bond to ease that pain: music.But Wynter quickly learns there are no happy endings. Her adult siblings have problems of their own. Will she be able to stay long enough to taste her first tangerine, learn the blues turnaround, and put the family back together?The Wynter Wild series is suitable for mature readers and includes (or refers to) coarse language; drug use; sex; occasional violence; past abuse; self-harm; religion; gratuitous 70s & 80s rock music references. Wynter does not have sexual abuse in her past or in her future.

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    Big Sister, Little Sister
  • Author : N.a
  • Publisher : Hyperion
  • Pages : 40
  • ISBN : 0786851821
  • Reader Reviews : 1
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Big Sister always gets to do things first, but Little Sister can do things just as well.

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    The Seven Little Sisters who Live on the Round Ball that Floats in the Air
  • Author : Jane Andrews
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 180
  • ISBN : WISC:89104491055
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  • Genre : Children's books
  • The author describes the lives of girls from the seven continents and affirms their sisterhood under one heavenly Father.

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    The Long Goodbye
  • Author : Raymond Chandler
  • Publisher : Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
  • Pages : 386
  • ISBN : 9780394757681
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  • Genre : Fiction
  • The renowned novel from crime fiction master Raymond Chandler, with the "quintessential urban private eye" (Los Angeles Times), Philip Marlowe • Featuring the iconic character that inspired the forthcoming film Marlowe, starring Liam Neeson In noir master Raymond Chandler's The Long Goodbye, Philip Marlowe befriends a down on his luck war veteran with the scars to prove it. Then he finds out that Terry Lennox has a very wealthy nymphomaniac wife, whom he divorced and remarried and who ends up dead. And now Lennox is on the lam and the cops and a crazy gangster are after Marlowe.

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    Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister
  • Author : Jung Chang
  • Publisher : Knopf
  • Pages : 434
  • ISBN : 9780451493507
  • Reader Reviews : 3
  • Genre : History
  • In a group biography, the author reveals the lives of three extraordinary women who helped shape the history of 20th-century China. Red Sister, Ching-ling, married the "Father of China," Sun Yat-sen, and rose to be Mao's vice-chair. Little Sister, May-ling, became Madame Chiang Kai-shek, first lady of pre-Communist Nationalist China. Big Sister, Ei-ling, became Chiang's main adviser and one of China's richest women.

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    The Little Women
  • Author : Katharine Weber
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1429923989
  • Reader Reviews : 1
  • Genre : Fiction
  • A delightfully clever contemporary novel inspired by the Louisa May Alcott classic In Katharine Weber's third novel, The Little Women, three adolescent sisters--Meg, Jo and Amy--are shocked when they discover their mother's affair, but are truly devastated by their father's apparently easy forgiveness of her. Shattered by their parents' failure to live up to the moral standards and values of the family, the two younger sisters leave New York (and their private school) and move to Meg's apartment in New Haven, where Meg is a junior at Yale. They enroll in the local inner-city public high school, and, divorced from their parents, they try to make a life with Meg as their surrogate mother. Written in the form of an autobiographical novel by Joanna, the middle sister, the pages of The Little Women are punctuated by comments from the "real" Meg and Amy. Their notes and Jo's replies form a second narrative, as they argue about the "truth" of the novel. Why do readers insist on searching for the autobiographical elements of fiction? When does a novelist go too far in mulching actual experience for a novel? What rights, if any, does a writer have to grant the people in her life and story? An ingenious combination of classic storytelling in a contemporary mode, The Little Women confirms Katharine Weber's reputation as a writer who "astutely explores the gap between perception and reality." (The New York Times Book Review)

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    Going into Town
  • Author : Roz Chast
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Pages : 177
  • ISBN : 9781632869784
  • Reader Reviews : 13
  • Genre : Comics & Graphic Novels
  • The Washington Post "10 Best Graphic Novels of the Year" New York magazine "The Year's Most Giftable Coffee-Table Books" Newsday "Best Fall Books" The Verge "10 Best Comics of the Year" Oklahoman "Best Graphic Novels of the Year" Winner of the New York City Book Award From the #1 NYT bestselling author of Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant?, Roz Chast, an "absolutely laugh-out-loud hysterical" (AP) illustrated ode/guide/thank-you to Manhattan. New Yorker cartoonist and NYT bestselling author Roz Chast, native Brooklynite-turned-suburban commuter deemed the quintessential New Yorker, has always been intensely alive to the glorious spectacle that is Manhattan--the daily clash of sidewalk racers and dawdlers, the fascinating range of dress codes, and the priceless, nutty outbursts of souls from all walks of life. For Chast, adjusting to life outside the city was surreal (you can own trees!? you have to drive!?), but she recognized that the reverse was true for her kids. On trips into town, they would marvel at the strange visual world of Manhattan--its blackened sidewalk gum wads, "those West Side Story–things" (fire escapes)--its crazily honeycombed systems and grids. Told through Chast's singularly zany, laugh-out-loud, touching, and true cartoons, Going into Town is part New York stories (the "overheard and overseen" of the island borough), part personal and practical guide to walking, talking, renting, and venting--an irresistible, one-of-a-kind love letter to the city.

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    Karen's Worst Day (Baby-Sitters Little Sister Graphic Novel #3)
  • Author : Ann M. Martin
  • Publisher : Graphix
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN : 1338356186
  • Reader Reviews : 1
  • Genre : Best friends
  • Karen Brewer's imagination gets the best of her when she decides that her neighbor, Mrs. Porter--who has wild gray hair, wears black robes, and has a garden full of mysterious herbs--must be a witch.

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    My Sister, the Serial Killer
  • Author : Oyinkan Braithwaite
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Pages : 242
  • ISBN : 9780525564201
  • Reader Reviews : 93
  • Genre : Fiction
  • BOOKER PRIZE NOMINEE • “A taut and darkly funny contemporary noir that moves at lightning speed, it’s the wittiest and most fun murder party you’ve ever been invited to.” —MARIE CLAIRE Korede’s sister Ayoola is many things: the favorite child, the beautiful one, possibly sociopathic. And now Ayoola’s third boyfriend in a row is dead, stabbed through the heart with Ayoola’s knife. Korede’s practicality is the sisters’ saving grace. She knows the best solutions for cleaning blood (bleach, bleach, and more bleach), the best way to move a body (wrap it in sheets like a mummy), and she keeps Ayoola from posting pictures to Instagram when she should be mourning her “missing” boyfriend. Not that she gets any credit. Korede has long been in love with a kind, handsome doctor at the hospital where she works. She dreams of the day when he will realize that she’s exactly what he needs. But when he asks Korede for Ayoola’s phone number, she must reckon with what her sister has become and how far she’s willing to go to protect her.

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    Sassy
  • Author : Sharon Mills Draper
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 102
  • ISBN : 1442094540
  • Reader Reviews : 2
  • Genre : Brothers and sisters
  • Fashion-savy Sassy does not like being the smallest student in her fourth-grade class, until a family emergency calls for a pint-sized hero.

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    Only to Sleep
  • Author : Lawrence Osborne
  • Publisher : Hogarth
  • Pages : 272
  • ISBN : 9781524759636
  • Reader Reviews : 7
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Lawrence Osborne brings one of literature’s most enduring detectives back to life—as Private Investigator Philip Marlowe returns for one last adventure. NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND NPR • NOMINATED FOR THE EDGAR AND SHAMUS AWARDS The year is 1988. The place, Baja California. And Philip Marlowe—now in his seventy-second year—is living out his retirement in the terrace bar of the La Fonda hotel. Sipping margaritas, playing cards, his silver-tipped cane at the ready. When in saunter two men dressed like undertakers, with a case that has his name written all over it. For Marlowe, this is his last roll of the dice, his swan song. His mission is to investigate the death of Donald Zinn—supposedly drowned off his yacht, and leaving behind a much younger and now very rich wife. But is Zinn actually alive? Are the pair living off the spoils? Set between the border and badlands of Mexico and California, Lawrence Osborne’s resurrection of the iconic Marlowe is an unforgettable addition to the Raymond Chandler canon. Praise for Only to Sleep “A new case for Philip Marlowe and—have a smell from the barrel, all you gunsels and able grables —it crackles.”—The New York Times Book Review (Editors’ Choice) “Brilliant. Osborne and Chandler are a perfect match.”—William Boyd, author of Any Human Heart “A Marlowe we at once know, but have never met before. As much a meditation on aging and memory as it is a crime thriller.”—Los Angeles Times “It’s the kind of book where, when you read it, it turns the world to black and white for a half-hour afterward. It leaves you with the taste of rum and blood in your mouth. It hangs with you like a scar.”—NPR

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    Little Sister
  • Author : Johann G. LOUIS
  • Publisher : Europe Comics
  • Pages : N.a
  • ISBN : 9791032812594
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  • Genre : Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Susie has two older sisters: the vivacious Effie, and the elegant Sandra. Life is hard when you're the baby of the family! No one ever lets you do anything. No one ever pays any attention to you. Everyone makes fun of you. Bestselling children's author Susie Morgenstern takes readers back to 1950s Newark and all the everyday charms and heartbreaks of the year she turned ten: spelling bees, synagogue, Christmas lights, Halloween candy, nights out at the movies, sneaking fast food. In his joyous art, Johann G. Louis lovingly evokes the era and a young girl awakening to life.

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    Little Sister Death
  • Author : William Gay
  • Publisher : Faber & Faber Limited
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0571325726
  • Reader Reviews : 3
  • Genre : Authors
  • David Binder is a young, successful writer living in Chicago and suffering from writer's block. He stares at the blank page, and the blank page stares back harder. So when his agent suggests maybe a lighter sophomore novel, maybe something genre that they can sell real quick and buy him some more time to pen his magnum opus, he's quick to recall an old ghost story he once heard. With his pregnant wife and his young daughter in toe, he sets out for Tennessee with high hopes of indulging the local lore surrounding Virginia Beale, Faery Queen of the Haunted Dell and whiling away the summer from life in the city. But as his investigation goes further and further, and the creaking of the floor boards grows louder and louder, David Binder realizes he's not only endangered himself, but also his wife and daughter.

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    When I Had a Little Sister
  • Author : Catherine Simpson
  • Publisher : Fourth Estate
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0008301670
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  • Genre : Authors, English
  • 'If you loved Tara Westover's Educated, get yourself a copy of When I Had a Little Sister as soon as humanly possible...beautifully under-stated...a startling, elegiac portrait of farming life in modern Britain.' Vogue 'Gripping and heart-wrenching' Mail on Sunday

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    Karen's Witch
  • Author : Ann M. Martin
  • Publisher : Graphix
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN : 1536460567
  • Reader Reviews : 3
  • Genre : Books
  • Karen Brewer lives next door to Mrs. Porter, who wears long robes and has wild gray hair. Mrs. Porter has a black cat named Midnight and always seems to be working in her garden. Karen isn't supposed to spy on her neighbor, but she's determined to pr