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Babylon sisters: a novel
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New York : One World/Ballantine Books, c2005.
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292 pages ; 25 cm.
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Central
FICTION Cleage, P.
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Catherine Sanderson seems to have it all: a fulfilling career helping immigrant women find jobs, a lovely home, and a beautiful, intelligent daughter on her way to Smith College. What Catherine doesn’t have: a father for her child– and she’s spent many years dodging her daughter’s questions about it. Now Phoebe is old enough to start poking around on her own. It doesn’t help matters that the mystery man, B.J. Johnson–the only man Catherine has ever loved–doesn’t even know about Phoebe. He’s been living in Africa.
Now B.J., a renowned newspaper correspondent, is back in town and needs Catherine’s help cracking a story about a female slavery ring operating right on the streets of Atlanta. Catherine is eager to help B.J., despite her heart’s uncertainty over meeting him again after so long, and confessing the truth to him–and their daughter.
Meanwhile, Catherine’s hands are more than full since she’s taken on a new client. Atlanta’s legendary Miss Mandeville–a housekeeper turned tycoon–is eager to have Catherine staff her housekeeping business. But why are the steely Miss Mandeville and her all-too-slick sidekick Sam so interested in Catherine’s connection to B.J.? What transpires is an explosive story that takes her world–not to mention the entire city of Atlanta–by storm.
From the New York Times bestselling author of What Looks Like Crazy on an Ordinary Day . . . comes another fast-paced and emotionally resonant novel, by turns warm and funny, serious and raw. Pearl Cleage’s ability to create a gripping story centered on strong, spirited black women and the important issues they face remains unrivaled.
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1st ed.
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ISBN:
0345456092 :, 0345456106
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APA Citation (style guide)

Cleage, P. (2005). Babylon sisters: a novel. New York, One World/Ballantine Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cleage, Pearl. 2005. Babylon Sisters: A Novel. New York, One World/Ballantine Books.

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Cleage, Pearl, Babylon Sisters: A Novel. New York, One World/Ballantine Books, 2005.

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Cleage, Pearl. Babylon Sisters: A Novel. New York, One World/Ballantine Books, 2005.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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