Review

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

By Michael McKernan
April 29 2022 - 2:00pm
  • 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.

Advertisement

Ad

Get the latest Canberra news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.