Gilbert Parker (Sir Horatio Gilbert George Parker) was a Canadian novelist and British politician. He was born at Camden East, Addington in 1862 in the family of Captain J. Parker. He wrote popular adventure and historical romances. Parker's best known work is The Seats of the Mighty (1896). It is a novel about the 17th-century conquest of Quebec. Parker traveled around Australia and the South Seas from 1885 to 1889. Then he settled in London, where he wrote his stories and novels, which are full of energetic action, vivid characterizations, and rich local colour with precision of historical detail. Sir Horatio Gilbert George Parker died in 1932.
“You Never Know Your Luck” is a book, written by Gilbert Parker. This book contains two novels dealing with the life of prairie people in the town of Askatoon in the far West. Would you like to know what did happen with the main characters? Why is the author interested in them? Open the book and follow the characters' lives, destinies and adventures. This book will please you and do you good. A classic example of Parker's lively and undeniably pleasant style, this book is a real treasure. “You Never Know Your Luck” is one of the best-known book of this author and if you are a lover of such a genre you will definitely like it. Enjoy the reading