Babylon sisters: a novel

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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 in 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 Catherine's world - not to mention the entire city of Atlanta - by storm.
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9780345456090
9780792741084
9780345456106
9780786271993
078627199
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subject_facet African American women -- Fiction, AudioEbooks Hoopla, Birthfathers -- Fiction, Birthmothers -- Fiction, Downloadable audio, Fathers and daughters -- Fiction, Journalists -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Secrecy -- Fiction, Single mothers -- Fiction, Streaming audio, Teenage girls -- Fiction, Women immigrants -- Services for -- Fiction, Women refugees -- Services for -- Fiction
title_display Babylon sisters : a novel
title_full Babylon Sisters A Novel, Babylon sisters / Pearl Cleage, Babylon sisters / by Pearl Cleage, Babylon sisters : a novel / Peal Cleage
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