Gerard Hogan is a former public service executive. He served his final years in the Australian Public Service as a performance audit manager with the Australian National Audit Office before retiring in 1996.
He is proud to have been married to the one woman for more than 50 years. He has three children and eight grandchildren.
Like the hero of this story, he lives in a comfortable townhouse in Canberra, although he is not nearly as well off.
Power corrupts. When combined with money it can be dangerous, as lawyer Patrick O’Leary finds out. Patrick’s love for Melissa, the daughter of the Queensland police minister, leads him to a life pursuing power and money. But what of the dangers? Politicians, police, crime lords, drug dealers, ev...