The Almost Sisters

Written By Joshilyn Jackson
The Almost Sisters
  • Publsiher : William Morrow Paperbacks
  • Release : 29 May 2018
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
  • Pages : 384 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 40 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Almost Sisters written by Joshilyn Jackson which was release on 29 May 2018, this book published by William Morrow Paperbacks. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: With empathy, grace, humor, and piercing insight, the author of gods in Alabama pens 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 and who we really are. Superheroes have always been Leia Birch Briggs’ weakness. One tequila-soaked night at a comics convention, the usually level-headed graphic novelist is swept off her barstool by a handsome and anonymous Batman. It turns out the caped crusader has left her with more than just a nice, fuzzy memory. She’s having a baby boy—an unexpected but not unhappy development in the thirty-eight year-old’s life. But before Leia can break the news of her impending single-motherhood (including the fact that her baby is biracial) to her conventional, Southern family, her step-sister Rachel’s marriage implodes. Worse, she learns her beloved ninety-year-old grandmother, Birchie, is losing her mind, and she’s been hiding her dementia with the help of Wattie, her best friend since girlhood. Leia returns to Alabama to put her grandmother’s affairs in order, clean out the big Victorian that has been in the Birch family for generations, and tell her family that she’s pregnant. Yet just when Leia thinks she’s got it all under control, she learns that illness is not the only thing Birchie’s been hiding. Tucked in the attic is a dangerous secret with roots that reach all the way back to the Civil War. Its exposure threatens the family’s freedom and future, and it will change everything about how Leia sees herself and her sister, her son and his missing father, and the world she thinks she knows.

The Almost Sisters

The Almost Sisters
  • Author : Joshilyn Jackson
  • Publisher : William Morrow Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2018-05-29
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : With empathy, grace, humor, and piercing insight, the author of gods in Alabama pens 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 and who we really are. Superheroes have ...

The Sisters War

The Sisters War
  • Author : Kathryn Makris
  • Publisher : Camelot
  • Release Date : 1991-11
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : Now that they are officially sisters, Ricki and Vanessa discover that living together is a lot different from just being friends, and soon the household is brought to the brink of war....

Someone Else s Love Story

Someone Else s Love Story
  • Author : Joshilyn Jackson
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2013-11-19
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : Someone Else's Love Story is beloved and highly acclaimed New York Times bestselling author Joshilyn Jackson's funny, charming, and poignant novel about science and miracles, secrets and truths, faith and forgiveness; about falling in love, and learning that things aren't always what they seem—or what we hope they will ...

Mother May I

Mother May I
  • Author : Joshilyn Jackson
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2021-04-06
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : NATIONAL BESTSELLER “A finely paced, shrewdly observed, multi-tiered story . . . A thinking (and feeling) reader’s thriller.” –Wall Street Journal "Chilling, thought-provoking, and hauntingly written, Mother May I kept me on the edge of my seat with its breathless race against time." — Megan Miranda, New York Times bestselling author of The ...

Almost Sisters

Almost Sisters
  • Author : Nancy Anderson,Lael Littke,Carroll Hofeling Morris
  • Publisher : Shadow Mountain
  • Release Date : 2006-01-01
  • Total pages : 418
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : Download or read online Almost Sisters written by Nancy Anderson,Lael Littke,Carroll Hofeling Morris, published by Shadow Mountain which was released on 2006-01-01. Get Almost Sisters Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

My Own Miraculous

My Own Miraculous
  • Author : Joshilyn Jackson
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2013-10-29
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : From New York Times bestselling novelist Joshilyn Jackson comes an e-original short story that gives a fierce and funny character from Someone Else's Love Story a standalone adventure all her own. Shandi Pierce got pregnant when she was only seventeen years old. She fell for her son—deeply, instantly, completely—...

The Opposite of Everyone

The Opposite of Everyone
  • Author : Joshilyn Jackson
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2016-02-16
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : A fiercely independent divorce lawyer learns the power of family and connection when she receives a cryptic message from her estranged mother in this bittersweet, witty novel from the nationally bestselling author of Someone Else’s Love Story and gods in Alabama—an emotionally resonant tale about the endurance of ...

The Almost Legendary Morris Sisters

The Almost Legendary Morris Sisters
  • Author : Julie Klam
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2021-08-10
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : New York Times–bestselling author Julie Klam’s funny and moving story of the Morris sisters, distant relations with mysterious pasts. Ever since she was young, Julie Klam has been fascinated by the Morris sisters, cousins of her grandmother. According to family lore, early in the twentieth century the sisters’ ...

Almost Sisters

Almost Sisters
  • Author : Kathryn Makris
  • Publisher : Camelot
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 165
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : Best friends Vanessa and Ricki are determined to make a perfect match, scheming to have Vanessa's laid-back rock musician father meet and fall in love with Ricki's hard-working investment banker mother....

Almost Sisters

Almost Sisters
  • Author : Lucy Floyd
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-09-23
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : Set against the turbulent background of Fleet Street in the greed-is-good 1980's, Almost Sisters explores the love-hate relationship between Vivi, a cynical go-getting journalist, and Gemma, her unassuming but equally ambitious half-sister. When their father dies, destroying the fragile bridge between his two dysfunctional families, sibling rivalries resurface as Gemma ...

Almost Sisters

Almost Sisters
  • Author : Candri Hodges
  • Publisher : Cover-To-Cover Novels
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 78
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : After Sallie's father dies, Sallie and her mother move to Kansas to live with the Thatcher family. Sallie struggles to become friends with Rachel Thatcher. Cover-to-Cover Novel....

Never Have I Ever

Never Have I Ever
  • Author : Joshilyn Jackson
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2019-07-30
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : “Wonderful—suspense and surprises, real characters, and a scary, ominous backbeat. This feels like the book Jackson was born to write.” —Lee Child, New York Times bestselling author Named a Best Book by USA Today • People • The Wall Street Journal • Time • Entertainment Weekly • Bustle • and many more! From New York ...

The Sisters Scheme

The Sisters Scheme
  • Author : Kathryn Makris
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994-01-01
  • Total pages : 189
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : Download or read online The Sisters Scheme written by Kathryn Makris, published by which was released on 1994-01-01. Get The Sisters Scheme Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Devil s Playground

The Devil s Playground
  • Author : Robert C. Bartsch
  • Publisher : Sunstone Press
  • Release Date : 2015-10-01
  • Total pages : 506
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : From tyrannized foreign lands, broken armies, ruined dreams and religious persecution they came, allured by the freedom of an untrammeled land and gold in the gulches. Here a man could strike it rich, then lose it all to murdering highwaymen or find his scalp decorating a warrior’s shield. Follow ...

The Sisters Team

The Sisters Team
  • Author : Kathryn Makris
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 206
  • ISBN : 9780062105721
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Summary : Download or read online The Sisters Team written by Kathryn Makris, published by which was released on 1991. Get The Sisters Team Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....