Tales from the Tent

In Tales from the Tent, Jess Smith—Scottish traveller, hawker, gypsy, 'gan-about' and storyteller—continues the unforgettable story of her life on the road.

Tales from the Tent

Tales from the Tent continues Jess Smith's story from the first book in the series, Jessie's Journey. Jess has left school, and after a miserable spell working in a paper-mill, she abandons the settled life and takes to the roads once more. The old bus has gone, to be replaced by a caravan and campsites.

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Tales from the Tent
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Jess Smith
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Birlinn

Tales from the Tent continues Jess Smith's story from the first book in the series, Jessie's Journey. Jess has left school, and after a miserable spell working in a paper-mill, she abandons the settled life and takes to the roads once more. The old bus has gone, to be replaced
Russian Fairy Tales from the Skazki of Polevoi
Language: en
Pages: 720
Authors: P. Polevoi
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-22 - Publisher: Good Press

"Russian Fairy Tales from the Skazki of Polevoi" by P. Polevoi (translated by R. Nisbet Bain). Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the
Folktales of the Jews, V. 3 (Tales from Arab Lands)
Language: en
Pages: 844
Authors: Dan Ben Amos
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-01 - Publisher: Jewish Publication Society

Thanks to these generous donors for making the publication of the books in this series possible: Lloyd E. Cotsen; The Maurice Amado Foundation; National Endowment for the Humanities; and the National Foundation for Jewish Culture Tales from Arab Lands presents tales from North Africa, Yemen, Lebanon, Syria, and Iraq in
Bruar's Rest
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Jess Smith
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-15 - Publisher: Birlinn

Bruar's Rest is an epic tale of love and loyalty set against the backdrop of World War One. The story opens in the Highlands at the beginning of the twentieth century. The gypsy wife of wild drunkard Rory Stewart dies giving birth to their second son. Many years pass, and
Sindbad the Sailor and Other Tales from the Arabian Nights
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: N.J. Dawood
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-19 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Some of the best-loved stories in the world. Originating in Persia, India and Arabia, they were the daily entertainment of the common people. In this edition they are retold especially for children. this collection includes the voyages of Sindbad the Sailor, Ali Baby and the Forty Thieves and the Tale