My sister, the serial killer (Book, 2019) []
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My sister, the serial killer

My sister, the serial killer

Author: Oyinkan Braithwaite
Publisher: London : Atlantic Books, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
When Korede's dinner is interrupted one night by a distress call from her sister, Ayoola, she knows what's expected of her: bleach, rubber gloves, nerves of steel and a strong stomach. This'll be the third boyfriend Ayoola's dispatched in, quote, self-defence and the third mess that her lethal little sibling has left Korede to clear away. She should probably go to the police for the good of the menfolk of Nigeria,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oyinkan Braithwaite
ISBN: 9781786495983 1786495988
OCLC Number: 1117322145
Notes: "Originally published in Nigeria, in a different form, as an e-book entitled Thicker than water by Qamina, Lagos, in 2017."--Title page verso.
Awards: Winner of LA Times award for best crime thriller 2019
Winner of Amazon Publishing Readers' Awards 2019
Short-listed for The Women's Prize for Fiction 2019 (UK)
Long-listed for The Booker Prize 2019
Description: 226 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Oyinkan Braithwaite.


My Sister, the Serial Killer is a blackly comic novel about how blood is thicker - and more difficult to get out of the carpet - than water...  Read more...


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Pulpy, peppery and sinister... This scorpion-tailed little thriller leaves a response, and a sting, you will remember. * New York Times * A literary sensation * Guardian * A sensational debut * Read more...

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