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First award! “Faith, the Ugly Dog” book receives “Honorable Mention” in the 2015 Great Northwest Book Festival

It’s a joyous day! I was informed that “Faith, the Ugly Dog” received an “Honorable Mention” in the children’s book category of the 2015 Great Northwest Book Festival based in Hollywood, California! The firstRead more

Dogs are fans of Faith, the Ugly Dog too!

I was so excited to see this photo of sweet Kimber enjoying her copy of Faith, the Ugly Dog! Proof that dogs like the book too! I see that she is admiring the pageRead more

Fun photos of Faith fans!

My heart is full of joy! I’m excited to share a few photos of the most important fans of my books—-KIDS! These photos are of happy kids who received a copy of Faith, theRead more

The first book reviews

I’m so excited to share my first two book reviews. The first review came from my neighbor’s son who gave the book at big “thumbs up”. He’s read it twice now; once yesterday andRead more “Temporarily out of stock”

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First book reviews!

Faith, the Ugly Dog received two book reviews today. One from my neighbor’s son who has already read it twice and has given it a “thumbs up”. I am so glad that he likedRead more

My first autograph as a published author

Today was a very special day. I began the process of autographing and shipping “Faith, the Ugly Dog” books. I took some time to get all of my tools together–black felt pen for signing,Read more

Faith the Ugly Dog books arrived today!

December 6, 2014: Yay! So excited that the books finally arrived today–all 1,025 of them! There were a total of 31 boxes on a large pallet that were delivered by Con-way Freight. The driverRead more

Faith ranked #5 in the Evening Magazine Best of Western Washington: Ugliest Dog

Faith faced some stiff competition in the 2015 Evening Magazine Best of Western Washington Ugliest Dog competition. Regardless, she ranked #5 out of 22. I truly believe that there is no such thing asRead more

Bald spots, crooked teeth and hunchbacks: The World’s Ugliest Dog Contest is back

From article: A crop of homely canines are getting ready for the 26th annual World’s Ugliest Dog Contest, to be held Friday at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, California. Read more here.