Stories of the colourful characters that surrounded me while growing up in Aberfan; a mining village in a South Wales Valley. A social history of a time when the only vehicles in the street were horse drawn carts. Stories filled with affection and humour. For each download £1.00 will be donated to Cancer Research.
I have to admit right away that I personally know this author and that I have read many of his stories in the past. And have also enjoyed listening to him read them.
This is poetic prose at its best, I think. Filled with extraordinary characters living lives we can now only imagine, evocative descriptions and a great sense of place, each story stands alone. Yet they are connected by the village of Aberfan, where the author grew up. Set at a time when coal mining was as strong in the…
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