Ron Vickress to launch book Boys Time

Ron Vickress.

Ron Vickress.

Ron Vickress will be launching his book ‘Boys Time’ this Saturday at the Reader’s Companion in Armidale.

The book tells the tale of two Sydney boys, Vic Farquharson and Joe Riley, who couldn’t wait to prove themselves as men, both joining the Royal Australian Navy at only 17. It was initially launched at the Newcastle Writers Festival on April 7. The launch in will kick off at noon.