A Rebel in Exile by Jarrod Gilbert | Hardie Grant Publishing

A Rebel in Exile The extraordinary story of Shane 'Kiwi' Martin and his battle to return to his home and family

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In this revealing book Shane ‘Kiwi’ Martin details his tough childhood and upbringing in small town New Zealand, his decision to 'cross the ditch' and how he eventually joined one of Australia's notorious bikie gangs, the Rebels. He also tells the story of how he came to live, work, marry and raise children in Australia before being controversially thrown out of the country by the Australian government. 
 
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ISBN:

9781743795217

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

272

Dimensions:

23cm x 15cm

Weight:

390g

RRP:

$29.99

Category:

Biography and Memoir

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 April 2019

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Jarrod Gilbert

Jarrod Gilbert is a writer, author, researcher and academic who writes regularly for the New Zealand Herald, has won a number of media and publishing awards and has also written the bestselling book, Patched, about bikie clubs. He is especially interested in justice and the public good. 

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Shane Martin

Shane 'Kiwi' Martin is the New Zealand born father of Richmond footballer, Dustin Martin. But he is also one of the New Zealanders no longer allowed to reside in Australia, his home since he was 20 years old. His story takes us inside his tough early life; to his move to Australia; his Australian wife and his beloved Australian born kids; his run-ins with authority; and the bikie club that he loves.