Presents the story of Jessie, her seven sisters and their unconventional childhood roaming the country in an old blue Bedford bus. This memoir describes Jess' life among extraordinary people and their never-ending struggle to survive as free nomads. It also reflects on the friendships, feuds, trials and tribulations of her boisterous family.
Jess Smith was raised in a large family of Scottish travellers. She has been married to Dave for 35 years and has three children and six grandchildren. As a traditional storyteller, she is in great demand for live performances throughout Scotland. She lives near Crieff, Perthshire.