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Garrett Addison

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January 2013


Garrett is forty something, Australian, and also a geek, husband, father and novelist. He grew up in Perth, Western Australia, and has been lucky enough to live in or visit most of Australia and much of the world. He now lives in Melbourne with his family. Not averse to change, thus far, he has been an Army officer, software consultant and author. But this is just the beginning.

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The Traveller

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message 22: by Blak

Blak Rayne Nice to meet you, Garrett! All the best.

message 21: by Rita

Rita Monticelli Hi Garrett, thank you for having me as friend! ;)

message 20: by G.K.

G.K. Moore Hi Garrett, thanks for the add!

message 19: by Jill

Jill Sorry to take so long to reply, Garrett. I've just returned from holidays. Thank you very much for your friendship here on Goodreads.

message 18: by Flora

Flora D. Thanks for being my friend.

message 17: by Garrett

Garrett Addison Thanks to all my latest GoodReads friends. I'd love for you to add 'The Traveller' to your TBR list (if you haven't already).

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And don't be shy if you'd like to contact me!


message 16: by Garrett

Garrett Addison FREE eBook of 'The Traveller'!

My 'post giveaway' good mood shows no sign of abating. Exploit it while it lasts! Message me if you'd like a gift eBook copy of THE TRAVELLER.

I can't say how long this giving feeling will last... so be quick.

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message 15: by Garrett

Garrett Addison Apologies to all the Kobo readers who messaged me that I'd inadvertently shunned them in my zeal to make 'The Traveller' a bargain.

Yes, the bargain now extends to Kobo, now $0.99 or 99p (or thereabouts).

Enjoy, Kobo and Kindle readers alike.

#Amazon / #Kindle :

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message 14: by Sandra

Sandra Thank you so much for friending me! :)

message 13: by Garrett

Garrett Addison Many thanks to everyone who entered my latest giveaway of 'The Traveller', and congrats to Kiera and Belinda who won!

I'm so excited that over 600 people entered in such a short time I've dropped the price of the eBook to $0.99 or 99p (or thereabouts).



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message 12: by Garrett

Garrett Addison This weekend is your last chance to enter this giveaway for one of two magnificent hardbacks of The Traveller.

Sometimes to get the measure of your life you just need a break from being yourself.

Enter the world of an unnamed family man struggling in his pursuit of a work/life balance. Too much travel at the whims of his tyrannical boss, known variously as Stalin and ‘the Anti-Christ’, has left him failing at work and at home, but after his wife prophetically warns that his next trip will be different, he is suddenly a world apart from his usual self. Confident, capable and unafraid of his manager, opportunities abound as he embraces his altered state away from home.

What begins as a quest to reclaim his career and satisfy his ego and soon descends into the pursuit for revenge on his boss. With nothing but success in his wake and seemingly limitless potential at his disposal, it’s only fitting when he is coerced to work with his nemesis in a remote corner of the world. It’s more than just a chance to get even after years of abuse, more than the opportunity for a confrontation; a final solution to what he sees as the bane of his life is on offer. What could possibly go wrong when he’s in his prime? Succeed or fail, either way this trip will be the making of him or the end of him.

Sometimes to get the measure of your life you just need a break from being yourself... because nothing lasts forever.


message 11: by Garrett

Garrett Addison There's still time to enter the 'THE TRAVELLER' giveaway ... but you'd better hurry.

message 10: by Garrett

Garrett Addison Did I say 'a' magnificent hardback of 'The Traveller' was up for grabs? It seems that's hopelessly inadequate for the interest. I'll start again...

Two magnificent hardbacks of 'The Traveller' are up for grabs in this giveaway:

So if you're looking for something a little different ...


message 9: by Beth

Beth Lyon Barnett Thanks for being my friend. I have a granddaughter married to an Aussie and living near Camberra. I'm fairly new at GR so any tips would be most appreciated. Thanks. Beth Lyon Barnett

Carole Gill Hello to you! thanjks for the add.

Garrett Addison I'm giving away a magnificent hardback copy of THE TRAVELLER.

Good luck, and don't be shy about telling everyone.

Garrett Addison Thanks to everyone who's connected with me lately, especially those who have added 'The Traveller' to their shelves. It's a good fun read, more than a little different and I hope you enjoy it.

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Felicity Brandon Thanks for the friendship!

Yelania Nightwalker I had not seen your books but Minions sounds great! Thanks for the friend request.

Greetings from Mexico.

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THE TRAVELLER is free on Amazon right now! So do ahead and download it now (... and don't be shy about spreading the word).

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Garrett Addison I hope you enjoy 'Minions', and when you are done there's 'The Traveller'!

message 1: by Midu

Midu Hadi Thanks for the invite!

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