Category Archives: DOGS RESCUED

150 dogs rescued from kill shelters

My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank in the top 100 best sellers in the kindle bookstore in the literary-fiction-historical, literary fiction, and the young adult categories. I’ve also been ranked by Amazon as the #58 top … Continue reading

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“Flawlessly intertwined history with an emotionally charged work of fiction”

  My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank in the top 100 best sellers in the kindle bookstore in the literary-fiction-historical, literary fiction, and the young adult categories. I’ve also been ranked by Amazon as the #58 … Continue reading

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This heart-wrenching story had me in tears, smiling…For those who love historical fiction with real grit and honesty, I highly recommend this book.

My book is continuing in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #20 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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This is the kind of book you buy in hardcover binding, put in your library, and treat it with respect…I loved this book…read many holocaust books but this one was one of the best.

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 have never read a more riveting story in my life… An inside look at hell

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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Many families were affected, but seeing the world through Helen’s eyes brought home to me how one family was torn apart simply because they didn’t fit with the ideals of the country’s leader.

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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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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The book does an excellent job of portraying what happened to people in hiding and to people in the camps.

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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An incredible story that takes the reader into the life of a Holocaust survivor. And well written.

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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More good news

My book is in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #28 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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It’s been a good day for dogs and my book The Seven Year Dress

My book is in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #31 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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Could be another Nightingale…Beautifully written…Human resilience, love, and the power of healing…a novel rich in historical context.

My book is in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #31 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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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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2016 is off to a good start for wagging tails

ALL PROFITS FROM MY BOOKS GO TO HELP GET DOGS LIKE THESE OUT OF KILL SHELTERS. SO FAR IN 2016 SOME OF THE DOGS WHO HAVE BEEN SAVED. RECENT REVIEWS FOR MY BOOKS 5.0 out of 5 starsLive out loud! … 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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Home for the holidays

May your holiday time and all of 2016 be filled with days of laughter and peaceful nights. May your hearts be filled with peace and may acts of kindness find their way into your lives. From my gang to all … 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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READ A BOOK SAVE A LIFE

To date in 2015, 136 dogs like these below have been rescued from kill shelters. I’m grateful for anyone who has helped in any way to make this possible, from donating to going to get the dogs, to reading and … 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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