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Sista Sister - Candice Brathwaite

Sista Sister - Candice Brathwaite
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Title: Sista Sister

Author:  Candice Brathwaite

ISBN:  9781529415278

Weight:  746 g

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Sista Sister by Candice Brathwaite

Candice Brathwaite’s much-anticipated second book about all the things she wishes she’d been told when she was young and needed guidance.


I Am Not Your Baby Mother was a landmark publication in 2020.  A Sunday Times top five bestseller, it was an important call-to-arms allowing mothers to take control and scrap the parenting rulebook to do it their own way.

Sista Sister goes further.  It is a compilation of essays about all the things Candice wishes someone had talked to her about when she was a young black girl growing up in London.  From family and money to black hair and fashion, as well as colourism and relationships between people of different races, this is a fascinating read that will launch some much-needed conversations, between Sistas and Sisters alike.

Written in Candice’s trademark straight-talking, warm and funny style, it will delight her fans, old and new.

Peer & Press Reviews

This book is like the older sibling you wish you’d had growing up.  Looking at family, sex, money and Blackness, bestselling author Brathwaite deftly navigates even the trickiest of topics in this compilation of essays, holding up a lens to joy, heartbreak and exactly what it really means to be a young woman.

Cosmopolitan

A witty, honest and transformative collection of essays.

The Strategist

Direct, accessible and in parts, very funny.

Guardian

Bibliographic Info

Attribute Details
Title Sista Sister
Author
Book Features
Edition / printing First edition, first printing
Overall condition Fine (see our article on Condition Grades) – note: this book doesn’t have a dust jacket and the paper used for its cover has a metallic finish.  This makes the spine ends more prone to creasing than would normally be expected.
Signed On a signature page, tipped-in after the front free endpaper.
(Printed on this page is the title, the name of the author, and the name of the publisher)
Book Stats
Publisher Quercus Editions
Publication date
Printed by Clays Ltd, Elcograf S.p.A.
ISBN 13 9781529415278
Format Hardcover, no dust jacket
Pages 293
Size (h x w x d) 222 x 143 x 27mm
Image and Design Credits
Author photograph Trish McHugh
Cover design Steve Leard

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