Jim and Yvonne Claypole have recently returned from a truly remarkable year in Antarctica where they lived in a tiny hut chained to rocks in one of the coldest and most isolated spots on earth.
Before their year of living with extreme cold, horrendous blizzards and diminishing daylight began they found that they had captivated the interest of the Australian media and had a huge following. Despite the isolation, technology enabled them to receive e-mails from thousands of well wishers, many of whom were readers hooked to Yvonne's hugely popular articles in a weekly Australian magazine.
Everyone was fascinated by her descriptions of their lives in tiny Gadget Hut and the way that they tackled the problems of day-to-day living on the frozen continent.
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Yvonne thinks she is a fairly ordinary person. She is a schoolteacher while her husband Jim is a training manager. The live on a small farm with their sons and are always looking for adventure.
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers PTY. Paperback. Book Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ€™ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Bookseller Inventory # 2777837717
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Book Description Harper Collins, Australia, 2001. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Edition Unstated. "Yvonne Claypole seemed to have it all - husband, two delightful sons, house, a great job - but it wasn't enough. Something was missing in her life. Then, one day, she noticed an article in newspaper about Gadget Hut, in remote Cape Denison, Antarctica. She knew then & there what she was looking for." Trade Paperback. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Covers have some shelf wear & a few creases. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Antarctica; ISBN: 0732269156. ISBN/EAN: 9780732269159. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 007873. Bookseller Inventory # 007873
Book Description Pymble, N.S.W. HarperCollins 2001, 2001. 8vo softcover 262pp colour illus. very good+. Book Description: The story of a couple who have recently returned from a truly remarkable year in Antarctica where they lived in a tiny hut chained to rocks in one of the coldest and most isolated spots on earth. Before Jim and Yvonne's year of living with extreme cold, horrendous blizzards and diminishing daylight many thought they were crazy, but once their new life began they found they had captivated millions of Australian people with their adventure. About the Author: Yvonne thinks she is a fairly ordinary person. She is a schoolteacher while her husband Jim is a training manager. The live on a small farm with their sons and are always looking for adventure. Bookseller Inventory # 58649
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 2001. Softcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition, First Impression. 262pp., unpaginated colour-plate section. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper has random soft creases, else good. A short personal inscription, signed by the author (first name only), and her husband Jim Claypole, else textblock unmarked. After rigorous planning, husband and wife team Jim and Yvonne Claypole spent a year in a cramped hut which was chained down to rocks in one of the coldest and isolated places on earth - Cape Denison in Antarctica . . . This is their true story. Contents include: Prelims., Prologue, 14 chapters. Book weight approx. 440g. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Inscribed and Signed By Author and Husband. Bookseller Inventory # 012275
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers PTY, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Edition Unstated. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 0732269156