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Confessions of the Sullivan sisters

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Conduct of life, Inheritance and succession, Sisters, Family life, Grandmothers, Fi
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Upon learning on Christmas Day that their rich and imperious grandmother may soon die and disown the family unless the one who offended her deeply will confess, each of the three Sullivan sisters sets down her offenses on paper.

StatementNatalie Standiford
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LC ClassificationsPZ7.S78627 Con 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination313 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24815824M
ISBN 139780545107105
LC Control Number2010014512

Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters by Natalie Standiford tells the story of three teenage girls who think they have offended their rich grandmother, nicknamed Almighty Lou. She has recently announced that she is dying and is cutting her entire family out of her will unless the grandchild she feels has greatly insulted her confesses her crime/5.

Praise for Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters: * "This book has a long shelf life ahead of it, and can be easily offered to any teen as an excellent read." - School Library Journal, starred review "[H]umor abounds in the inner workings of this interesting and unusual family." - Kirkus Reviews/5(47).

Praise for Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters: * "This book has a long shelf life ahead of it, and can be easily offered to any teen as an excellent read." - School Library Journal, starred review "[H]umor abounds in the inner workings of this interesting and unusual family." - Kirkus Reviews/5(46).

Praise for Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters: * "This book has a long shelf life ahead of it, and can be easily offered to any teen as an excellent read." - School Library Journal, starred review "[H]umor abounds in the inner workings of this interesting and unusual family." - Kirkus Reviews4/4(54).

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. From the author of How to Say Godbye in Robot, the story of a fractured family and three sisters' secrets. The Sullivan sisters have a big problem. On Christmas Day their rich and imperious grandmother gathers the family and announces that she will soon die and has cut the entire family out of her will.

Since she is the source of almost all their income, this means they will soon be penniless /5. A wealthy family is desperate to be reinstated in the good graces of its matriarch in this often funny but uneven family drama.

At the novel’s opening, Almighty Lou, the severe and dominating grandmother of Baltimore’s eccentric Sullivan clan, threatens to strike her son and his family from her will due to an unspecified offense one of her grandchildren has committed against : Natalie Standiford. The Sullivan sisters have a big problem.

On Christmas Day their rich and imperious grandmother gathers the family and announces that she will soon die and has cut the entire family out of her will.

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Since she is the source of almost all their income, this means they will soon be penniless. Unless the sisters find the confession that could change her mind. The website maintained by Natalie Standiford, author of the novel "Astrid Sees All," a New York Times Modern Love column, and many children's books and young adult novels including "How to Say Goodbye in Robot," "The Secret Tree," "The Boy on the Bridge," "Switched at Birthday," "Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters," "The Bravest Dog Ever: The True Story of Balto," "The Best Little Monkeys in.

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The main character(s), Norrie the oldest sister, Jane, the middle sister, and Sassy the. Buy Confessions Of The Sullivan Sisters Special $ (Regular price: $) Publisher: Scholastic Press Format: Hardcover Reviewer: Melissa on Septem Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Every Sullivan sister has a secret that they’ve been shielding from the eyes of their family and the blue blood Baltimore society.

What I loved about this book was the wonderful plotting and the distinct characterizations that made each of the Sullivan sisters come alive. Even better was the way their stories came together in the end—not just to make this book a satisfying read, but also to shed some light on Almighty, who, it turns out, has a few confessions of her own.

The Sullivan sisters have a big problem. On Christmas Day their rich and imperious grandmother gathers the family and announces that she will soon dieand has cut the entire family out of her will.

Since she is the source of almost all their income, this means they will soon be penniless. Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters by Natalie Standiford,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). From the author of HOW TO SAY GOODBYE IN ROBOT, the story of a fractured family and three sisters' secrets The Sullivan sisters have a big problem.

On Christmas Day their rich and imperious grandmother gathers the family and announces that she will soon dieand has cut the entire family out of her will. Since she is the source of almost all their income, this means they will soon be /5(25).

The Sullivan sisters have a big problem. On Christmas Day their rich and imperious grandmother gathers the family and announces that she will soon dieand has cut the entire family out of her will.

Since she is the source of almost all their income, this means they will soon be penniless. Someone in the family has offended her deeply.

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The whole purpose of the book was about how someone insulted Almighty and she decided to take the whole Sullivan family out of her will. Norrie, Jane and Sassy were the expected people who insulted her, but it was the little brother Takey.

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From the author of HOW TO SAY GOODBYE IN ROBOT, the story of a fractured family and three sisters secretsThe Sullivan sisters have a big problem. On Christmas Day Free shipping over $/5(1). Title: Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: November 1, Publisher: SCHOLASTIC INC Language: English.

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Standiford is an expert upon building upon little details and mannerisms to create full and interesting characters, and her unique style makes it easy to fall in love with the Sullivan sisters. This is an excellent story about family, expectations, growing up, love, and of course, the power of confessions.

Three of the Sullivan sisters decide to write out letters of apologies to their grandmother hoping to help her forgive them for the things they have done. Review: Family is a big theme in this book. While they do argue you can tell how much the sisters truly love each other/5(30).

I reviewed this book a couple of weeks ago, and like you I really enjoyed it. I haven't read How To Say Goodbye in Robot, but definitely looking forward to it now. In case you're interested, here's my review of Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters. Reply Delete. Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters By: Natalie Standiford.

This delightful book tells the story of the three Sullivan Sisters and their quirky and obnoxiously rich family. Their Grandmother, or Almighty as she’s known to one and all, has written them all out of her extremely lucrative will unless one of the sisters will confess her sins.

The Sullivan sisters have a big problem. On Christmas Day their rich and imperious grandmother gathers the family and announces that she will soon dieand has cut the entire family out of her will. Since she is the source of almost all their income, this means they will soon be e in the family has offended her deeply.

If that person comes forward with a confession of her. Genre: Realistic Fiction # of Pages: RAC Book: Yes The Sullivan family enjoys a nice lifestyle living in a big house with a very prestigious reputation. Their grandmother is nicknamed Almighty because she has so much influence in society.

On Christmas Day Almighty announces that one member of the Sullivan family has offended her.Confessions of the Sullivan Sisters. Search this site. home. Discussion Questions. Quiz. Quiz Answers. In the beginning of the book, Norrie asks where “that rope St.

John [has] so his friends [can] climb up for late-night parties” (Standiford 25). We all believed one of the sisters made Almighty upset, but it was actually Takey, the.