Ramonet is a gypsy who lives in the south ofFrance. He decides to return to the traditional nomadic life of his clan, the Manouche gypsies, and buys a second-hand truck on the outskirts of a town in the Empordà. This fateful trip, filled with joy and sadness, adventures and unexpected circumstances, is actually a flight, but it also represents an attempt at reconciliation with his family and his roots. A road novel filled with charm, humor and adventure.
The adventures and misadventures of a gypsy family on the road.
An experienced and natural look at the contemporary gypsy world.
A novel to read out loud, savoring the colorful gypsy vernacular.
Winner of the Marian Vayreda Prize awarded by the city of Olot.