Jessie Kesson

Jessie Kesson (1916-1994) was born in Inverness and spent her childhood in the north of Scotland. She combined s a successful writing career with a variety of jobs, from cleaner to artist's model, and was a social worker for nearly twenty years, settling finally in London with her husband.

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  1. The White Bird Passes, Jessie Kesson

    The White Bird Passes

    Jessie Kesson

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    A gritty and moving portrayal of a young girl facing hardship and deprivation, The White Bird Passes is an autobiographical novel written with warmth, humour and insight.
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  2. Glitter of Mica, Jessie Kesson

    Glitter of Mica

    Jessie Kesson

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    An unforgettable portrait of a world that has now vanished forever, Glitter of Mica is a moving evocation of a close-knit rural community in the early twentieth century.


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  3. Another Time, Another Place
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    A moving portrayal of the tragic consequences of a clash of cultures, Another Time, Another Place is a haunting tale of love and war from one of Scotland’s finest authors.


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