Gareth Crocker




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Gareth Crocker

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Gareth Crocker was born in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1974. He has a degree in English, Psychology and Communications and has worked as a journalist, copywriter, news editor, public relations manager, publishing editor and, most recently, head of communications and spokesperson for a multinational corporation. Writing is done at night, in a dark room, next to a small window, under a bright moon. Leaving Jack is his first novel, which he wrote in the company of his three dogs, Jill, Rusty and Jack. A new US hardcover version of Leaving Jack, entitled Finding Jack is due for release on February 15, 2011.

Average rating: 4.12 · 810 ratings · 214 reviews · 12 distinct works · Similar authors
Finding Jack

4.17 avg rating — 674 ratings — published 2011 — 9 editions
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Journey from Darkness

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Never Let Go

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The Last Road Trip 

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Ka-Boom!

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" I absolutely adored this novel. Did I mention it's mine?

Just kidding everyone - I hope Finding Jack is a book you truly enjoy.

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Gareth.
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What a fantastic message. Thank you for the feedback - it is highly appreciated. I think your Christmas gifts are a wonderful idea. And, of
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Thanks for the nice rating - I'm glad you enjoyed the book.

Yours in narrative,
Gareth Crocker.
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Gareth Crocker Thanks so much - you are too kind!

Best wishes,
Gareth.


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Naomi Hey..Gareth..thanks for accepting my friend request! I loved, loved, loved your book!


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