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ELEANOR BROWN - The Weird Sisters
Wednesday, October 10 at 7PM
A New York Times bestseller in hardcover, The Weird Sisters has earned raves from Sarah Blake, Helen Simonson, and reviewers everywhere-the story of three sisters who love each other, but just don't happen to like each other very much. We're excited to welcome Eleanor Brown to BookPeople in celebration of the novel's paperback release.
Three sisters have returned to their childhood home, where books are a passion and TV is something other people watch. Their father-a professor of Shakespeare who speaks almost exclusively in verse-named them after the Bard's heroines. The sisters have a hard time communicating with their parents and their lovers, but especially with one another. What can the shy homebody eldest sister, the fast-living middle child, and the bohemian youngest sibling have in common? Only that none has found life to be what was expected; and now, faced with their parents' frailty and their own personal disappointments, not even a book can solve what ails them...
Eleanor Brown's writing has been published in anthologies, magazines, and journals. She holds an M.A. in Literature and works in education in South Florida but will be living in the Denver area at pub date.
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