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Whitney, Kim Ablon.
New York : Knopf, 2004.
ISBN 0375924671
There is something about a secret society that is totally intriguing.  You want to be able to take a look inside and see how the people live. One such secret society is the Irish Travelers.  They are a close-knit, nomadic society.  Meet Bridget.  If you saw her in Kmart, you'd just think she was like every other teenage girl you've seen.  You would have no way of knowing how her family makes money from scams, swindles and theft.  If you saw her with a baby carriage, you wouldn't suspect she just used it as a decoy to help her steal.  From arranged marriages, to pigeon drops, to life on the road, this is a look at a society that you may never have heard of.
SUBJECTS:     Irish Travelers (Nomadic people) -- Fiction.
                        Irish Americans -- Fiction.
                        Family life -- Fiction.
                        Individuality -- Fiction.
                        Sex role -- Fiction.
                        Conduct of life -- Fiction.


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