Bourke Street, My View from Here
He arrives in the early morning gloom and stays until dusk.
Hundreds greet him. He shares a positive word and a smile with everyone. No one knows the true story of his life. His name is Tony Brooks.
Everyone has a story. This is his, and it’s not what you might think.
‘Fascinating, thought provoking, challenging and a page-turner. Journalistic skills shine through and get you to know Tony. You’re left wondering about so many things, on so many levels.’ — Helen
‘Every day in our cities we walk past numberless stories without knowing it. With time, patience and sympathy, Jen Hutchison has listened to one such story, and it’s well worth your whole attention.’
— Gideon Haigh