Drawing inspiration from his grandchildren and everyday experiences in life, author Nev White publishes another exciting and insightful book in his Grandad series. “Begg Steel and Burrow” (published by Xlibris UK) is a gripping novel that follows two brothers pursuing different paths to fame and fortune. It is a story peppered with excitement, amusement and drama finely crafted for those looking for an enjoyable read.
White introduces readers to brothers Percy and William and their wild ambitions for fame and fortune. Percy, dying of cancer, looks back in life and reminisces on the plethora of experiences he had been through. He reveals times of sadness and disappointments from times in the care homes, remand homes and prisons to Sally, his biographer. His long-lost brother William, an ex-singer on pleasure cruises who settled in America to form his own singing group, later turns up at his brother’s funeral. He, alongside a hefty number of people, discuss life, sorrow and experiences that stir their hearts.
“Begg Steel and Burrow” is both a fascinating and heartfelt tale of life and the countless matters that revolve around it.