Category Archives: DOGS & CATS

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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One of the best books I’ve read! And a good day for dogs.

My book is continuing in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #21 in top 100 for the literary-fiction-historical category. And it is now in the top 100 for the Literary fiction and Teen category. … Continue reading

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I cried, I yelled in anger and frustration and I wept with joy, much like Helen, the poor subject of the story

My book is in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #39 in top 100 for the literary-fiction-historical category. I’m deeply grateful for everyone who has purchased, read, and taken the time to review my … Continue reading

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148 happy wagging tails in 2015

The final count for 2015 for dogs rescued from kill shelters with the help of profits from my books is 148. Below are the last of the group for this year. Here they are to give everyone a wagging wish … Continue reading

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A beautiful lesson about how to start living… and more happy dogs

 As the new year approaches I’m reminded of all the kindness extended to me in helping to promote my books and rescuing dogs from kill shelters. This year to date the number of dogs rescued from kill shelters with the … Continue reading

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Hit me like a combination of To Kill a Mockingbird and The Crucible

 Again and again, I’m grateful for everyone who has purchased a book and taken the time to write a review. All profits from my books are going to help rescue dogs out of kill shelters. A few of the recent … Continue reading

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DEFINITELY GOING TO BE A HAPPY NEW YEAR FOR 123 DOGS

  Thank you to all who have purchased one of my books and taken the time to write a review. All profits from my books go to help dogs like these. Current count for 2015 is 123 dogs rescued from … Continue reading

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING

2015 99 DOGS HAVE BEEN RESCUED FROM KILL SHELTERS FROM PROFITS FROM MY BOOKS    PROFITS FROM ALL MY BOOKS GO TO HELP GET DOGS LIKE THESE OUT OF KILL SHELTERS RECENT REVIEWS FROM TO LIVE OUT LOUD AMAZON.COM 5.0 … Continue 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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Home Sweet Home – wag wag wag

All profits from my books go to help dogs like these get out of kill shelters. HIS NAME WAS BEN: REVIEWS AND PURCHASE LINK FROM AMAZON U.K. 5.0 out of 5 starsThis book is in a league of its own… … Continue reading

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Book Sales Help Dogs Find Homes

Once again, a heartfelt thank you to everyone who purchased one of my books and took the time to write a review. Each new review helps Amazon promote and recommend a book = more profits going to help get dogs … Continue reading

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THANK YOU FOR SAVING OUR LIVES

  To everyone who has bought my book here is what your money is going toward. These are dogs rescued this year alone. This is in addition to funds going to SPARC from The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap (http://sparcsaveslives.org/) and … Continue reading

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Getting dogs out of kill shelters

This was posted by my friend Michelle Gent in the U.K. It’s too precious not to share and poignant that they were separated. And who says dogs don’t have emotions? “This brother and sister dual, Xena and Zach, were rescued … Continue reading

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RIP LADY LUCK

Lady Luck joined our family on May 20, 2014 at the ripe age of what we were told was 15. She was emaciated, depressed, and disoriented, since it had only been three days since she was dumped at a kill … Continue reading

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We are kept in suspense until the final few pages. And while the threat of death is always present, this is actually a positive, uplifting story

From time to time, I post reviews from my book, as a heartfelt thank you to all who have purchased, read, and taken the time to write a review. And, to everyone who has mentioned it to someone, blogged about … Continue reading

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ROTTIE TAZZIE MADE IT TO A READER’S REVIEW

For those of you have been following my blog for a while you know that it was the loss of my 15+ year old rottweiler, one of the great loves of my life, that inspired me to donate all profits … Continue reading

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Week 4 and I’m happy at last

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A Thank You From Lady Luck

I’ve been with my new family, in my new forever home, now for eleven days. It was really hard for me to adjust at first and I was depressed, not wanting to eat, not even wanting to wag my tail. … Continue reading

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