The Dragon Wakes

The Dragon Wakes

Jim Wingate / Dec 06, 2019

The Dragon Wakes A highly original novel about the crisis in a Welsh speaking village set around a pub The village is in crisis The shop and Post Office have already closed There are no local jobs A plan to build

  • Title: The Dragon Wakes
  • Author: Jim Wingate
  • ISBN: 9780862436902
  • Page: 264
  • Format: Paperback
  • A highly original novel about the crisis in a Welsh speaking village set around a pub.The village is in crisis The shop and Post Office have already closed There are no local jobs A plan to build 150 houses for richer incomers threaten to destroy the villagers whole community The last straw for the four friends is that their pub, The Sleeping Dragon, will have to closA highly original novel about the crisis in a Welsh speaking village set around a pub.The village is in crisis The shop and Post Office have already closed There are no local jobs A plan to build 150 houses for richer incomers threaten to destroy the villagers whole community The last straw for the four friends is that their pub, The Sleeping Dragon, will have to close too unlessFor each problem Dafydd, the storyteller, tells a story Each of the forty stories inspires the four friends into action Step by step they rise from despair and hopelessness to develop the pub, the village, and themselves Highly original an intriguing story a novel approach that works it has pace and keeps one interested to the end The Welsh Books Coucil I couldn t put it down a wonderful read, a brilliant piece of writing Marianne Rankin, Chair of the Alister Hardy Trusts, University of Wales

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    About "Jim Wingate"

      • Jim Wingate

        Jim Wingate is a professional teacher, trainer, storyteller, actor, writer and healer, and tells traditional stories to 20,000 people per year in six countries He is the author of 40 teaching books and has been plenary speaker at 43 international conferences in 23 countries so far He shares simple ways successful teachers use to build rapport and to work in harmony with learners These include relaxing yourself before each lesson, making effective contact with your learners at the start of each lesson, observing your learners energy during each lesson, and changing the dynamics of each lesson to work with rather than against your learners.He works 6 lessons a day with 60 pupils per lesson, for 26 weeks per year, teaching and doing storytelling He has worked in Switzerland in German and French speaking schools and international schools, in cities, towns and villages, with 4 17 year olds of all abilities And has also worked enabling self development in communities in Northern Ireland, Israel Palestine and the Celtic countries He lives in mid Wales which was the setting for his first novel The Dragon Wakes published by Y Lolfa in July 2003.


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