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This is a remarkable literary work. Marie Brenner writes about the relations that exist between siblings and how difficult and overwhelming they are to understand. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Frank
For decades I have lived in the town where her brother's orchards were. Her details of this area are dramatically incorrect, to the point where I would question the authenticity... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Treaty
It seemed more of a story about the author and her achievements than about the brother and his final journey.Published on October 22, 2013 by Carol Maul
did not think the brother merited his sister's good intentions-- would have liked a more in depth account of their relationshipPublished on March 29, 2013 by Marilyn Feinman
The most (only?) honest moment in the book is where the author's brother calls her a phony, and she stops, for one sentence, to pose the question of whether she is indeed a phony. Read morePublished on September 19, 2012 by Heath
Throughout their lives, author Marie Brenner, a NYC journalist, and her attorney turned Wenatchee Valley orchardist brother's entirely different personalities, political and social... Read morePublished on July 19, 2010 by Julee Rudolf
Even though your siblings may not have the mental issues presented here, if you have any brothers or sisters, you will probably still be able to relate to the complicated... Read morePublished on May 31, 2010 by DANA VANSCOY
Fragmented, hard to follow; boring non-essential pages....I gave up about half-way through....I didn't care what happened to either the author or her brother.Published on January 27, 2010 by doglover
It started when Cain slew his brother Abel. Ever since these Biblical brothers duked it out, siblings throughout the ages have been at war with each other. Read morePublished on September 17, 2009 by LegalBeagle