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Angelina's Children (Paperback)
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Angelina's Children (Paperback)

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Paperback 285 Pages / Published: 02/06/2005
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'Few gypsies want to be seen as poor, although many are. Such was the case with old Angelina's sons, who possessed nothing other than their caravan and their gypsy blood. But it was young blood that coursed through their veins, a dark and vital flow that attracted women and fathered numberless children. And, like their mother, who had known the era of horses and caravans, they spat upon the very thought that they might be pitied.' So begins the story of a tribe exiled to the outskirts of the city, outlawed and ostracized by society. Esther, a young librarian from the town, wants to teach Angelina's grandchildren to read. She runs into a wall of suspicion but eventually manages to tame the children and gain Angelina's confidence. Dealing with the widow's five sons is another matter.

Publisher: Bitter Lemon Press
ISBN: 9781904738107
Number of pages: 285
Weight: 213 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 17 mm

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