Sisters and Lovers

by Brenda Clarke

Publisher: Bantam Press

Written in English
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  • Modern fiction
The Physical Object
Number of Pages419
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Open LibraryOL10703040M
ISBN 100593018702
ISBN 109780593018705

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Evelyn seems to have it made. She has a successful psychology practice and her husband is a partner in a prestigious law firm. But there's trouble in paradise, and Evelyn refuses to face the facts.

Warm and bittersweet, believable and real, SISTERS & LOVERS is a novel of family and love, heartache and hope, and above all, /5(25).

Connie Briscoes SISTERS AND LOVERS is a beautifully written story about love, family heartache, and hope. The book follows the stories of 3 sisters each living in different areas of the same city, Washington D.C.

They meet rarely and when they do they talk about their problems which revolve mainly around men/5. Warm and bittersweet, believable Sisters and Lovers book real, SISTERS & LOVERS is a novel of family and love, heartache and hope, and above all, the triumph of sisterhood.

""Riveting Lively Hilarious Three sisters who are remarkably different except in one respect: their men are driving them crazy." — MademoisellePages: three sisters, AS DIFFERENT AS SISTERS COULD BE Radiant Caroline, her auburn haired beauty enthralled every eye, her courage would lead her to serve at Florence Nightingales side Golden haired Emily, her air of sweet innocence, her calculating sensuality, would carry her far at Victoria court /5(3).

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Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Price: $   Buy a cheap copy of Sisters and Lovers book by Connie Briscoe. A FRANK AND FUNNY TALE about the everyday lives of three Black womenEssenceBeverly, Charmaine, and Evelyn are three sisters living in the same Maryland town Free shipping over Sisters and Lovers book.

Imagine Terry McMillan's Waiting to Exhale without the sex, the sizzle, and the funky humor and you have a fair idea of Briscoe's first novel about three black sisters and their problems with their menfolk.

Evelyn, Charmaine, and Beverly live in and around Washington, DC. Smart, materialistic Evelyn has it all: a super husband (lawyer Kevin), two great kids, an upscale suburban home.

Warm and bittersweet, believable and real, SISTERS & LOVERS is a novel of family and love, heartache and hope, and above all, the triumph of sisterhood. ""Riveting Lively Hilarious Three sisters who are remarkably different except in one respect: their men are driving them crazy." — Mademoiselle.

Another of Nabokov's amoral fables. Van Veen writes his memoirs in old age, telling of his lifelong love for Ada. Having met as children, they believe themselves cousins and guiltlessly become lovers. The Almost Sisters Joshilyn Jackson, HarperCollins pp. ISBN Summary A powerful, emotionally resonant novel of the South that confronts the truth about privilege, family, and the distinctions between perception and reality—-the stories we tell ourselves about our origins.

Buy the Mass Market Paperback Book Sisters & Lovers: A Novel by Connie Briscoe atCanada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Beverly, Charmaine, and Evelyn -- three sisters living in the same Maryland town outside Washington, D.C., each wishing her life were just a little different.

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Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Beverly, Charmaine, and Evelyn -- three sisters living in the same Maryland town outside Washington, D.C., each wishing her life were just a little different.

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If you “carried [your] love of liberty and hate of conventionalities to such an. Sisters & lovers. [Connie Briscoe] -- Three sisters, Beverly, Charmaine, and Evelyn, are all having trouble with the men in their lives. Together they can learn much from each other in order to become better sisters and lovers.

Sisters and Lovers was released in Having been told of its similarities to McMillan ’ s Waiting to Exhale — which was published during the period when Briscoe was writing Sisters — Briscoe was careful not to read the novel until she had completed her own. The two books share the theme of young black women looking for eligible black mates.

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Fans of her previous books Smile () and Drama () shouldn’t miss this one; it’s a winner. A wonderfully charming tale of family and sisters that anyone can bond with. (Graphic memoir. Book 4. At the bandits’ resting place Lucius eats to regain his strength.

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