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  • 4 stars across 8 books
    1st June 2016

    Ossiri and the Bala Mengro

    A Traveller girl creates her own musical instrument from a willow branch and lots of recycled objects. She plays it enth... More

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    4th July 2018

    Polonius the Pit Pony

    When Polonius the pit pony escapes from the coal mine he's worked in all his life, he joins a family of Travellers. Alth... More

    (3 reviews)
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    13th July 2019

    The Lost Homework

    In this new addition to our 'Travellers' Tales' series, Sonny devotes his weekend to helping his neighbours and fellow T... More

    (3 reviews)
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    1st June 2016

    Yokki and the Parno Gry

    When a Traveller family experiences a run of bad luck, an imaginative boy called Yokki lifts their spirits with tales of... More

    (1 review)
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    24th October 2016

    Yokki and the Parno Gry Softcover and CD

    When a Traveller family experiences a run of bad luck, an imaginative boy called Yokki lifts their spirits with tales of... More

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    24th October 2016

    Ossiri and the Bala Mengro Softcover and CD

    A Traveller girl creates her own musical instrument from a willow branch and lots of recycled objects. She plays it enth... More

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    5th January 2023

    Halle Had a Hammer: A Bloomsbury Young Reader: Lime Book Band

    An inspiring story about a Romani Traveller family, ideal for children practising reading at home or in school. Hal... More

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    15th June 2022

    The Can Caravan

    When Janie's neighbour Mrs Tolen goes into hospital with a broken hip, it looks as though she will have to move out of h... More

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    • Polonius the Pit Pony

      Polonius the Pit Pony

      I learnt alot from this story. I did not know that ponies were used to pull coal and to work in the mines. It was a lovely story....

    • The Lost Homework

      The Lost Homework

      by Fwb

      Story about a boy called Sonny who loses his homework he did for school.  Nice twist in the end which we didn't expect.  ...

    • The Lost Homework

      The Lost Homework

      I gave this book 5 stars because the boy didn't realise just how many subjects he had covered by being so busy on his weekend. It was a really interes...

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