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Traveller Wedding by Graham Jones

Traveller Wedding
By Graham Jones

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Variety Magazine describes Graham Jones as "very young and talented". He's an award-winning Irish film director and TRAVELLER WEDDING is his first novel.

The story is narrated by a nomadic woman called Christine who is furious at the release of a violent videogame about a traveller wedding for the Christmas market.

"Have a fight with your cousin and get 500 points," says Jones. "Smash a window in the pub, get 1000 points. It's the old clich? about travellers in the form of a violent videogame but it's good because it provokes Christine into telling the story of her people more authentically..."

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We have sat quietly in our caravans for over a century while our fellow Irish have told lies about us through gossip, newspapers, books and films. Kept shtum over the years as a great...
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