Uncle Jasper

Biography

Originally Uncle Jasper was in business. After that he was, for thirteen years, an MP in the Victorian Parliament. After retirement from Parliament he was awarded the title of 'Honourable', which is his for life.
Privately he had been prominent in the Scout movement and led boys in outdoor activities, jamborees, bush walking,and rock-climbing, He was issued a rock climbing instructors certificate and an unrestricted flying license in light aircraft..
He became interested in Community Radio and, with a friend, conducted a program entitled 'Tuesday Tonic'. It dealt with current affairs and he interviewed numerous guests, astronomers, stockbrokers, and specialists of all kinds. He has travelled extensively, read a lot and written a lot, five books to date. He also writes short stories and if there is a demand for such things his first book of that genre will be titled 'Scary Stories by Uncle Jasper'.

Books

Barneys Auctions
Price: Free! Words: 65,160. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The colorful Barney battles everyone while running his auction room in post WWII Melbourne, Australia, but meets his match in his daughter who wants to marry his employee, and he auctions a painting he thinks is worthless.
The Young Marvel
Price: Free! Words: 155,040. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Young English immigrant Gabrielle Fox comes to the marvellous Melbourne of the 1870s and is caught up in the frenetic, often dishonest financial dealings of this fast growing city. While remaining honest himself he wins through to his fortune and to the hand of the girl he loves.
Queen Purrpuss & Owl
Price: Free! Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Adventure » General
Owl and cat, Daphne Feline, marooned on the Island of Simplicity, have a series of adventure in which the cat commands a pirate ship and then becomes a queen, but has to be rescued by Owl.
Detective In Time
Price: Free! Words: 57,640. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A fill-in detective is thrown through a hole in space to find a missing inventor and her beautiful daughter.
Derek Vortimer, MBA - Manager of Worlds
Price: Free! Words: 119,480. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Newly minted MBA Derek Vortimer wanted a management job in a big company. What he got was a job managing an unruly medieval country, a host of fantastic creatures, battles to fight and the attentions of three strong willed women.

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