Jan Stock was born in England, but over the years, she has lived in Iraq, UK, New Zealand and Australia. Her life has been a series of new beginnings, and this book covers some of that journey, with its challenges, joys and sorrows.
Although primarily a wife, mother, grandmother, homemaker and farmer’s wife, she has also been a secretary to doctors, lawyers, corporate executives and social workers during her working years.
Retirement has brought the delight of frequent travel to the life of Jan and her husband, a pastime they continue to enjoy as much as possible.
Tank to Tower is the story of a young woman’s transition from childhood to womanhood, through the many facets of life. It takes the reader on that journey with the writer from the heat of the Arabian desert, the dust and flies of Western Australian farmland to lush New Zealand bush and beyond. Fo...