Category Archives: ABOUT THE BOOK

207 dogs rescued from a kill shelter

I’m deeply grateful to everyone who has purchased, read, and taken the time to review one of my books. All profits from my books go to help get dogs like Yoki, and siblings Roxy & Rochelle, and Keifer, Asha, Don, … Continue reading

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170 dogs freed from kill shelters

I’m deeply grateful to everyone who has purchased, read, and taken the time to review one of my books. All profits from my books go to help get dogs like Agatha, Bruce, Martin, Peanut, Grace, Annie, Verina & her 7 … Continue reading

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It’s a very happy Valentine’s Day for 153 dogs rescued from kill shelters

I’m deeply grateful to everyone who has purchased, read, and taken the time to review one of my books. All profits from my books go to help get dogs like Cookie, Melvin, Tansi, Jupiter, Ashton, Tito, Rambo, Leah, Delano, Chelsea, … Continue reading

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135 dogs rescued from kill shelters

I’m deeply grateful to everyone who has purchased, read, and taken the time to review one of my books. All profits from my books go to help get dogs like Armando, Lawrence, Regina, Samson, Bessie, Chelsea, & her 8 puppies, … Continue reading

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A review for The Seven Year Dress that left me speechless. And 2017 has been a good year for 207 dogs rescued from kill shelters.

Posted on February 5, 2017 by The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap I’m deeply grateful to everyone who has purchased, read, and taken the time to review one of my books. All profits from my books go to help get dogs … Continue reading

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99 dogs rescued from kill shelters

I’m deeply grateful to everyone who has purchased, read, and taken the time to review one of my books. All profits from my books go to help get dogs like Biggie, Benjamin, Titan, Kameron, Truman, Beckham, Hunter, Shayna, Mei, Puma, … Continue reading

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One of the best fictional accounts of the holocaust … A story of the will to survive… the hopeful & defiantly optimistic narrative to be, ultimately, uplifting.

I’m deeply grateful to everyone who has purchased, read, and taken the time to review one of my books. All profits from my books go to help get dogs like Oliver, Gracie, Gilroy, Lala, Rhianna, Crush, Kimbo, Harvey, Midori, Nugget, … Continue reading

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Must read… Wonderful… Hard to stop reading… I will never forget this book… Mahurin is an engaging writer…

I’m deeply grateful to everyone who has purchased, read, and taken the time to review one of my books. All profits from my books go to help get dogs like Thor, Nora, Warren, Clyde, Taco, Benny, and best friends Bloo … Continue reading

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A book to keep you awake until you finish

I’m deeply grateful to everyone who has purchased, read, and taken the time to review one of my books. All profits from my books go to help get dogs like Linus, Scampi, Trinity, Berkley, Wolfie, Lupe, Lauren, and siblings Renoir … Continue reading

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LAST DAY OF 2016 BRINGS THE TOTAL OF DOGS RESCUED FROM KILL SHELTERS TO 250

I’m turning off my computer and electronically saying goodbye to 2016. It was great for three more dogs this morning bringing the total of dogs rescued to 250. May this new year bring good health and laughter to all your … Continue reading

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247 dogs rescued from kill shelters-HAPPY NEW YEAR!!

I’m deeply grateful to everyone who has purchased, read, and taken the time to review my book. In the name of tolerance, a special thank you also to everyone who has spread the word to help promote this book.  All … Continue reading

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239 DOGS SAVED FROM KILL SHELTERS WITH THE HELP OF THE PROFITS FROM ALL MY BOOK and PRESTIGIOUS AWARD FOR THE SEVEN YEAR DRESS

The Seven Year Dress awarded BEST BOOK 2016 by the very talented author and blogger Grant Leishman. “Every one of these books I’ve mentioned this year was superb and as a reader, I have been truly blessed by the quality … Continue reading

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The Seven Year Dress best read of 2016

I am honored that my book The Seven Year Dress has been selected as the best historical fiction read by the very talented blogger and author Grant Leishman. An excerpt from his post awarding this honor and for the entire … Continue reading

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Praise for The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap: A Tragedy of Bullying and the Triumph of the Human Spirit.

LATEST REVIEWS FOR THE PERSECUTION OF MILDRED DUNLAP 5.0 out of 5 starsA Tragedy of Bullying and the Triumph of the Human Spirit ByJohn A. Robinsonon December 11, 2016 Format: Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase A richly woven tale of small-town bigotry, … Continue reading

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The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap was selected by Rabid Reader’s site as a recommended book for Human Rights Day 2016

    http://www.rabidreaders.com/2016/12/10/rabid-readers-book-list-human-rights-day-2016/?utm_content=buffercd364&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer     Their review of my book:   Mildred Dunlap is a generous and loving soul, but in the eyes of the townsfolk, already has one strike against her—in the tradition of her father before her, she doesn’t go … Continue reading

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BRAVERY AGAINST ANTI-SEMITISM

 At this time of year when various religions are celebrated by peaceful loving peoples around the world, it is timely to receive a review that highlights Emile Zola’s peaceful quest for justice against all odds. I am grateful for this … Continue reading

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BEST HISTORICAL FICTION 2015

  I woke up this morning to a bunch of messages/tweets to discover that my book, To Live Out Loud, was awarded the best historical fiction read of 2015 at this site. I’m truly grateful for this recognition.   http://www.grantleishman.com/my-blog/the-grunters-part-3-my-favourite-book-awards-of-2015Continue reading

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There’s no place like home – wag wag

 More dogs rescued with the profits from sales of my books. Thank you to all who have purchased a book, written a review, or spread the word. RECENT REVIEWS TO LIVE OUT LOUD 5.0 out of 5 starsInspirational – recommended … Continue reading

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Grateful dogs happy in homes

Some of the recent dogs rescued with profits from my books. A huge thank you to all who have purchased a book and taken the time to write a review. Amazon promotes books with reviews and that helps get the … Continue reading

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BLESS ALL WHO HELP THE HELPLESS IN ANY WAY THEY CAN

BOOK SALES HELPED THESE DOGS ALL PROFITS FROM MY BOOKS GO TO HELP GET DOGS OUT OF KILL SHELTERS REVIEWS AND WHERE TO PURCHASE TO LIVE OUT LOUD 5.0 out of 5 starsAn Uplifting Story, Beautifully Told ByWendy Unsworthon October … Continue reading

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