Tag: The Cattle King

The Cattle King by Ion L. Idriess

The Cattle King by Ion L. Idriess. First published in 1936 (my edition re-published 2013). At the age of 13 Sidney Kidman ran away from home with only five shillings in his pocket. He went on to become a horse dealer, drover, cattle buyer and…

I’M BACK (Holiday book haul)

So after 38 days away I’m back home. I’ve still got some more time off of work and am planing to do some work on the house, do up some sort of post/s about our Aussie Outback and Cape York 4WD family trip, as…