Jim Gardner

Biography

height5/9; weight 80k; balding i have no children. I have been in business for 20 yrs during which I have owned around six companies at one stage or another. These days I live with my long term partner.I Started to scribble around 15 yrs ago. To date I have written 4 books. 2 of the books have been as a ghost writer and the other 2 are about my ideas, observations and my views

Books

scallywag 3 down the line
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Having survived the trauma of acrimonious divorces while traveling the World Joe and Helen chose to settle in the South of Spain. Times are good the economy is booming and money freely available. Come 9/11 however they are forced to sell their apartment and again become embroiled in all things bad
scallywag 2 travelling light
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 62,910. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Initially life in Spain is idylic. Money is not a problem and Joe and Helen are; as the say in Spain living rthe vida loca; however predicatbly things take a turn for the worst when they are forced to become involved in private banking, and an array of colourful bed fellows and life and death become issues begging the question will the relationship survive
The More I Know
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 31,860. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / General
The general perception of the world is that it’s changing; and not in a good way! ‘The more I know’ is aimed at drawing your Attention to real life issues going on around the world by way of a variety of personal and non-personal entertaining thought-provoking, issues designed to both entertain and perhaps make the reader more aware of what’s going on, with a view to provoking a response
Plastic Spoon
You set the price! Words: 17,230. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2018. Categories: Essay » Political
The book PLASTIC SPOON is an extension of previous submissions in that it’s main aim is to encourage you the reader to take up the gauntlet with current taboo issues that perhaps in day’s gone by would have been deemed legitimate and logical. From serious thought provoking issues to judgements so weird! If they weren’t such serious subjects would be laughable
Failure To Communicate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,310. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
'Failure to Communicate' consists of a conglomeration of chapters, each one related to issues as diverse as Chimera/ Justice/ stupidity etc and all written with two things in mind ie the creation of awareness of what's going on in the world and the inane stupidity of those who should know better, The book isn't all gloom and doom quite to the contrary there's lots of titters within
Loose Neighbours
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,820. Language: British English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Life in an alien country can be daunting. Life in Spain and in particular the south of Spain can also funny, interesting and complicated. This book is about life in a community; where racism, jealousy, religion, deceit, scullduggery and downright nastiness all play their part.
It's Easy To Talk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
as a result of the 2008 crisis joe and helen are struggling to survive. the communityof owners having decided they no longer want a corrupt spaniard as president approach helen. an overwhelming vote count in helen's favour sees her elected president triggering an almighty fight between those who support her and those who don't; culminating in helen being accused of fraud and ending up in the doc
Down The Line
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,930. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Having survived the trauma of acrimonious divorces and travelling the world opening bank accounts,Joe and Helen decide it’s time to put down some roots. For logistical reasons the South of Spain is their preferred option and for a while life is good. The economy is booming and money freely available. Come 9/11 however they are forced to sell their apartment and again become embroiled in bad things
Travelling Light
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,760. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Due to mitigating external circumstances, Joe and Helen are forced to travel the world at short notice. A packed Suitcase; passports and cash are always at hand. Throughout their travels they come into contact with 'Off shore' Bankers, Illegal drug manufacturers and an array of colourful bedfellows all of which beggars the Question: will the relationship survive?
Scallywag
You set the price! Words: 87,420. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Life stages / adolescence
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joe wasn't a tough kid; quite to the contrary. Similar to many street kids he became invovled in high jinks culminating in him serving jail time. Aged 21 he married, had kids after which he set up a business.Trouble followed him wherever he roamed. aged 40 Joe was a millionaire. In bizzarre circumstances he fell in love with Helen and set the scene for a life on the run and ducking and diving

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