Cover image for Gypsy bride
Author
Publisher
London : Ebury, 2011.
Description
312 p., [8] p. of plates : col. ill., col. ports. ; 20 cm.
Call #
B Lee
Summary
This book is the heartwarming true story of how an ordinary girl finds herself discovering an extraordinary world. A place where 'grabbing' is a sign a boy fancies you, six-year-olds get spray tans, and christenings, weddings and funerals are jaw-droppingly flamboyant. This love story is more than boy meets girl. It's about a girl who falls in love with a whole race of people and their wonderful way.
Subjects
ISBN #
9780091944896

 

ID #
1619643

 

Availability

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Reviews and Notes

Summary/Annotation ->  From the star of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding nbsp;comes a heartwarming memoirnbsp;of an everyday girl who falls in love with and marries a gypsy boy "I felt like Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White and all the other fairy-tale princesses, and Pat was my Prince Charming." Sam Skye Lee had often thought about getting married, but never imagined that her dress would be bright pink with flashing lights and weigh a staggering 20-stone. But then she didn't count on having a gypsy wedding. It's rare for a "gorger," or nontraveler, to marry into the gypsy community, but after a shocking childhood tragedy, Sam found the comfort she needed from an unexpected source--Patrick and his family of travelers.nbsp;This is anbsp;true story of how an ordinary girl finds herself discovering an extraordinary world, one where "grabbing"nbsp;is a sign a boy fancies you, six-year-olds get spray tans, and christenings, weddings, and funerals are jaw-droppingly flamboyant. More than "boy meets girl,"nbsp;this love story isnbsp;about a girl who falls in love with a whole race of people and their wonderful ways.

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