skip to content
Shepherd's Life, the : a Tale of the Lake District Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Shepherd's Life, the : a Tale of the Lake District

Author: James Rebanks
Publisher: London : Penguin Books Ltd, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

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  Read more...


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Rebanks
ISBN: 9780141979366 0141979364
OCLC Number: 948010890
Notes: Paperback.
No Marketing Blurb.
Awards: Short-listed for Wainwright Prize 2016
Short-listed for Ondaatje Prize 2016
Description: 320 pages ; 198 x 129 mm
Responsibility: James Rebanks.


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

His prose is earthed and conversational; it feels as if you're leaning over a gate, listening to his ruminations. The book exudes tough passion, and a sense of belonging and love that holds you rapt Read more...

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data

Primary Entity

<> # Shepherd's Life, the : a Tale of the Lake District
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "948010890" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <> ; # London
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <> ; # James Rebanks
   schema:datePublished "2016" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Shepherd's Life, the : a Tale of the Lake District"@en ;
   schema:productID "948010890" ;
   schema:publication <> ;
   schema:publisher <> ; # Penguin Books Ltd
   schema:workExample <> ;
   wdrs:describedby <> ;

Related Entities

<> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;

<> # Penguin Books Ltd
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Penguin Books Ltd" ;

<> # James Rebanks
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Rebanks" ;
   schema:givenName "James" ;
   schema:name "James Rebanks" ;

    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0141979364" ;
   schema:isbn "9780141979366" ;

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.