"... in a word: astonishing." - V. Scipione, US literary agent
"The writing is superb ... If there is any writer that Hoskins reminds me of it would be John Steinbeck. But instead of Northern California and the Salinas Valley, we get to explore Australia and New Zealand." - R. Simmons, Readers' Favorite
Jack Kerouac meets Bill Bryson with touches of Cormac McCarthy and John Steinbeck. Set in 1990s Australia, 30 year-old Vince Osbourne ditches his respectable life and hits the road. His aim is to discover Australia, its people and himself. Random encounters lead to unexpected adventures, an optimism for the future and peace with his past.