What others have said about 'Fever Beach':

Peter Kay:

"I've just finished your excellent book 'Fever Beach' and I wanted to congratulate you on the meticulous research and detail that you've put into it. You should feel very proud about having drawn so many different strands into a very readable, understandable story."

Judy Donnelly:

"..... I am THRILLED ... thank you for all the work and research that went into this most interesting book."

Bill Fenner:

"It's a real eye-opener to realise what the process of colonising Australia involved. The amount of research you have done is enormous. Hearty congratulations on a wonderful story."

Judy Lewis:

"I would like to say how much I enjoyed reading 'Fever Beach'. It gave my family a chance to see how our ancestors came to Australia and how bad the trip was; you really feel for those that lost loved ones."

Geoff Durham:

"I have read 'Fever Beach' and greatly enjoyed it. Congratulations on a great piece of research and on converting it into a well-written, readable story."

Iain Mather:

"Thank you very much for writing the fascinating book 'Fever Beach'. The insights into the actual voyage and into the background as to why they came were excellent. Thank you for a fabulous journey back to my ancestors."

Brian Kelly:

"I have recently purchased and read your book 'Fever Beach' and found it fascinating, and in all respects excellent."

The Great Circle, Vol 26, No 1 (2004):

"..... challenges the reader to be ever aware of the powerful impact of our history. .....deserves its place in the historical literature of colonial immigration."

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