By Phil Jarratt
Without end broke, he might consume a spider for a lager, or drink dust from a puddle for a chew of a pie. The heritage of Australian browsing has been choked with pioneers, outlaws, hooligans, and mavericks. This lavishly illustrated e-book, with profiles of a hundred legends of Australian browsing from 'ancient history' (pre-1950s) to the present day, is the ideal present for any surfer or surf aficionado. that includes many infrequent and archival photos, in addition to 1000s of beautiful modern surf photographs, Australia's preferred a hundred browsing Legends is a banquet for the eyes. jam-packed with behind-the-scenes anecdotes from insider writer Phil Jarratt, it is a riveting account of the pioneers at the back of Australian surfing's previous, and the mavericks who're now moulding its destiny.
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Warm stuff. I hate this apartment. ” She turned her back to him to pick up Katie. ” * * * Nick was just getting into Carl Hiaasen’s latest when somebody knocked on his door. He’d only been home an hour, the cubes in his second Chivas hadn’t started to melt yet, and now company. One of the many benefits of being single was that he got to be alone a lot in a quiet place, so he dropped the book on the floor and pushed himself out of his ancient leather armchair, determined to get rid of whoever it was.
Quinn imagined the little dog shivering on a cold concrete floor, trapped and alone and afraid behind thick steel bars, doubly betrayed because she’d promised it warmth. She looked down into its dark, dark eyes again. Somebody had thrown this darling little dog away. It wasn’t going to happen again. I will not betray you. ” Bill sounded sympathetic but firm. ” Her coat was a clean, warm place, too, but that would be a childish thing to say. Okay, she couldn’t keep the dog, that wouldn’t be practical, she had to give it to somebody, but there was no way in hell it was going to Animal Control.
But even before she finished the word, Quinn was shaking her head. “Never mind. You don’t have any food in that bag, do you? ” Thea fished around in the huge leather bag she carried everywhere and came up with half a granola bar. “Granola,” Quinn said. ” She unwrapped it and broke off a piece and slid it across the floor to the dog. It shrank back and then edged forward, its little black nose quivering. “It’s good,” Quinn whispered, and the dog took it delicately. “What a nice little dog,” Thea whispered beside her, and Quinn nodded and put another piece on the floor, this one closer to them.
Australia's Hottest 100 Surfing Legends by Phil Jarratt