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  • TELL ME SOMETHING REAL. by Devlin, Calla.
    Devlin, Calla.
    TELL ME SOMETHING REAL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Atheneum, (2016) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, set in the late 1970s, the story of three sisters - "the neighbors call us brats" - who travel with their mother across the border from San Diego to Mexico for alternative treatments for her leukemia, but whose world is about to be shattered by a betrayal worse than cancer. SIGNED on the title page and dated in the year of publication. 290 pp. ISBN: 978-1-481461153.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 68672
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  • AND THE DARK SACRED NIGHT. by Glass, Julia.
    Glass, Julia.
    AND THE DARK SACRED NIGHT.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pantheon, (2014.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Fifth novel by this award-winning author (her first won the National Book Award) - yjr story of a man trying to discover the identity of his father. SIGNED on the title page. . 379 pp. ISBN: 978-0307377937.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (remainder dot)

    Book ID: 71209
    Keywords: sisters, Women Authors
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  • AND THE DARK SACRED NIGHT. by Glass, Julia.
    Glass, Julia.
    AND THE DARK SACRED NIGHT.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Pantheon, (2014.). First edition - Fifth novel by this award-winning author (her first won the National Book Award) - a story of a man trying to discover the identity of his father. 406 pp.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 76658
    Keywords: sisters, Women Authors
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  • I SEE YOU EVERYWHERE. by Glass, Julia.
    Glass, Julia.
    I SEE YOU EVERYWHERE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pantheon, (2008.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Third novel by this award-winning author (her first won the National Book Award) - told in alternating voices, this is the story of two sisters over 25 years. SIGNED on the title page. 287 pp. ISBN: 9780375422751.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 54665
    Keywords: sisters, Women Authors
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  • ROSE'S GREAT PROBLEM or Face to Face with a Crisis. THE BLYTHE GIRLS #3. by Hope, Laura Lee (Elizabeth M. Duffield Ward).
    Hope, Laura Lee (Elizabeth M. Duffield Ward).
    ROSE'S GREAT PROBLEM or Face to Face with a Crisis. THE BLYTHE GIRLS #3.

    Edition: Reprint.

    Racine, WI: Whitman Publishing Co., (c 1925.). Hardcover - The third in this series about three sisters who are forced to move into a small apartment in New York City after the death of their parents - and in each book, in addition to the usual financial struggles, something terrible happens to one of the sisters or a close friend. Although the Stratemeyer Syndicate house name of Laura Lee Hope is most closely associated with the Bobbsey Twins series, these rather dark books are written for older girls. The author - Elizabeth M. Duffield Ward - also wrote the later books in the Outdoor Girls series. 214 pp. plus 2 pp of publisher's ads.

    Condition: Good overall in blue cloth (previous owner's dated 1943, usual toning to the pages, some wear to the covers)

    Book ID: 70711
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  • RISE AND SHINE. by Quindlen, Anna
    Quindlen, Anna
    RISE AND SHINE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2006.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A novel about two sisters - one the host of the top-rated morning talk show on television ('Rise and Shine') and the other a social worker who share a closeness despite their differences. SIGNED on the title page. 269 pp. ISBN: 0-375-502246.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 56841
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  • DREAMS OF JOY. by See, Lisa.
    See, Lisa.
    DREAMS OF JOY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2011.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Novel which continues the story of the sisters Pearl and May from The Shanghai Girls, and that of Joy, the daughter of Pearl, who runs away to China in 1957, in the midst of the upheaval in that country, to find her birth father. SIGNED on the title page. 349 pp. ISBN: 9781400067114.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 61576
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  • SHANGHAI GIRLS. by See, Lisa.
    See, Lisa.
    SHANGHAI GIRLS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2009.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Historical novel which begins in 1937 Shanghai, and follows the stories of two sisters, living a modern carefree life in the 'Paris of Asia' until the day their father tells them that he has gambled away all their wealth and they are to be sold as wifes to Chinese men who have traveled from Los Angeles to find brides. SIGNED on the title page. 314 pp. ISBN: 9781400067114.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (book and dj appear near fine,but there is some bleeding from the spine to the interior of the dj.)

    Book ID: 56214
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  • SHANGHAI GIRLS. by See, Lisa.
    See, Lisa.
    SHANGHAI GIRLS.

    Edition: 1st trade paperback printing.

    New York: Random House, (2010.). SIGNED - Historical novel which begins in 1937 Shanghai, and follows the stories of two sisters, living a modern carefree life in the 'Paris of Asia' until the day their father tells them that he has gambled away all their wealth and they are to be sold as wifes to Chinese men who have traveled from Los Angeles to find brides. SIGNED on the title page. This edition reprints an article about Chinatowns by See and includes reading group questions. 322 pp. ISBN: 9780812980530.

    Condition: Very good in illustrated wrappers (lower corner bent.)

    Book ID: 56215
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  • SHANGHAI GIRLS. by See, Lisa.
    See, Lisa.
    SHANGHAI GIRLS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2009.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Historical novel which begins in 1937 Shanghai, and follows the stories of two sisters, living a modern carefree life in the 'Paris of Asia' until the day their father tells them that he has gambled away all their wealth and they are to be sold as wives to Chinese men who have traveled from Los Angeles to find brides. INSCRIBED on the title page "for --- to share with your sisters in heart." 314 pp. ISBN: 9781400067114.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 59510
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  • SHANGHAI GIRLS. by See, Lisa.
    See, Lisa.
    SHANGHAI GIRLS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2009.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Historical novel which begins in 1937 Shanghai, and follows the stories of two sisters, living a modern carefree life in the 'Paris of Asia' until the day their father tells them that he has gambled away all their wealth and they are to be sold as wives to Chinese men who have traveled from Los Angeles to find brides. 314 pp. ISBN: 9781400067114.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 75211
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  • DREAMS OF JOY. by See, Lisa.
    See, Lisa.
    DREAMS OF JOY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2011.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Novel which continues the story of the sisters Pearl and May from The Shanghai Girls, and that of Joy, the daughter of Pearl, who runs away to China in 1957, in the midst of the upheaval in that country, to find her birth father. SIGNED on the title page. 349 pp. ISBN: 9781400067114.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 60068
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  • A MAP FOR WRECKED GIRLS. by Taylor, Jessica.
    Taylor, Jessica.
    A MAP FOR WRECKED GIRLS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Dial Press, (2017). SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first book, a young adult novel about sisters, romance and survival. SIGNED on the title page. 361 pp. ISBN: 978-0735228115.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 73034
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  • ON EVERY STONE. by Vigier, Rachel.
    Vigier, Rachel.
    ON EVERY STONE.

    Edition: First printing in wrappers. No hardcover edition.

    Toronto: Pedlar Press, (2002.). First edition - First collection of poetry by this Canadian author. Long commentary by Molly Peacock who talks about how these poems, many of which reflect on the ties between sisters, were inspired by the disappearance of Vigier's sister. 85 pp. ISBN: 0-9686522-98.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 44911
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  • AMERICAN PIE. by West, Michael Lee.
    West, Michael Lee.
    AMERICAN PIE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harper Collins, (1996.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Southern author's third novel, the story of three sharply contrasted sisters, separated by personality, geography and circumstances, but drawn together again by a freak accident. 324 pp. ISBN: 0-06-0183578.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 54751
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  • AMERICAN PIE. by West, Michael Lee.
    West, Michael Lee.
    AMERICAN PIE.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Harper Collins, (1996.). First edition - Southern author's third novel, the story of three sharply contrasted sisters, separated by personality, geography and circumstances, but drawn together again by a freak accident. 377 pp.

    Condition: Very near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers (different cover art than the final version.)

    Book ID: 54752
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