John De Roach

Books

An Interrupted Sleep
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,470. Language: Australian English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When my mobile wakes me at 12.30 in the morning, I am not entirely surprised — but I could be better prepared. Nothing packed, hardly any petrol in the car, no key to my daughter’s house. How am I going to fulfil my obligations properly and in time? Jacqui is relying on me at this challenging time in her life. Read on to discover how we cope.
Grandfathering from the Slow Lane
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: Australian English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Come on a journey with Pa, a 62 year-old single grandfather, as his four pre-school grandchildren spend one of their weekly Pa Days with him.
The Three Lives of Ged
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Ged has lived three lives, each of them quite different from the other two. This is a story similar to any number of tens of thousands of such stories of migrants who have travelled to Australia to make it their home, while still retaining a love of their homeland. It is, therefore, a remarkable story.

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desperation    grandfather    humour    love    parenting    patience    sleep    surprise