Books by Katharine Quarmby

OSSIRI AND THE BALA MENGRO by Richard O'Neill
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2017

"A familiar theme told from a distinct cultural and oral tradition by a Romani storyteller from England. (Picture book. 5-8)"
Eager to play like other Traveler musicians, a Romani girl constructs her own musical instrument from a willow branch and recycled objects and is surprised by the results. Read full book review >
YOKKI AND THE PARNO GRY by Richard O'Neill
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2017

"A Romani story to share and treasure. (authors' note, glossary) (Picture book. 5-8)"
A boy's dream gives his family hope. Read full book review >
NO PLACE TO CALL HOME by Katharine Quarmby
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 10, 2013

"Informative but flawed treatment of a vast, intriguing topic."
A journalist's occasionally overdone sociohistorical study of conflicts between the Gypsy community and settled communities in the U.K. Read full book review >
FUSSY FREYA by Katharine Quarmby
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2008

"Savory fare for fussy eaters. (Picture book. 3-7)"
When Freya decides to become a finicky eater, it takes clever Grandma Clare to find a cure. Read full book review >