Jack of Hearts is the story of a broken World War I veteran, who was also a First Australian

By Michael McKernan
April 30 2022 - 12:00am
  • Jack of Hearts: QX11594, by Jackie Huggins and Ngaire Jerro. Magabala Books, $27.99.

Two sisters writing about their soldier-father - nothing too remarkable about that. Except that he and they are First Australians and both authors were very young when their father died, aged 38, of war-caused illness.

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