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James Rebanks - Author


James Rebanks is a shepherd based in the Lake District. His first book, The Shepherd's Life, won The Lakeland Book of the Year 2015. He is also known as the Herdwick Shepherd, whose account of shepherding has a strong following on Twitter. His family have farmed in the same area for six hundred years.

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The Shepherd's Life A Tale of the Lake District by James Rebanks
The Shepherd's Life A Tale of the Lake District
James Rebanks
Some people's lives are entirely their own creations. James Rebanks' isn't. The first son of a shepherd, who was the first son of a shepherd himself, he and his family have lived and worked in and around the Lake District...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/03/2016

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