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Smorgasbord Posts from Your Archives 2021 – #Potluck – #Dogs – The Frustrated Hunter by Annabelle Franklin

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
Since this series began in January 2018 there have been over 1100 Posts from Your Archives where bloggers have taken the opportunity to share posts to a new audience… mine. The topics have ranged…

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A “Gateway to Magic” for the Holidays!

Many thanks to horror writer Willow Croft for her lovely review of my book. Visit her blog to read the full review – you might like to check out her writing while you’re there!

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Ghosts: A Horrifying Camping Ghost!

Originally posted on Book 'Em, Jan O:
Readers, I recently offered a post about ghosts and camping.? A reader, Annabelle Franklin of The Literate Lurcher blog, kindly shared this chilling story in response. One can’t begin to think how scary…

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Guest Post from Keith the Lurcher

Hi, I’m Keith! I’m a four-year-old Lurcher and I’m staying with Annabelle while Greyhound Rescue Wales sorts me out a forever home. Annabelle has asked me to tell you a bit about myself, so here goes… I’m a mixture of … Continue reading

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Signs of the times — canine edition

Originally posted on bluebird of bitterness:
Hi, Pearl here! We Greyhounds don’t often laugh, but this post from Bluebird of Bitterness did make me smile! bluebird of bitterness View original post

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Smorgasbord At Christmas – Festive Short Stories – A Spoilt Princess and an Unprincipled Frog by Annabelle Franklin

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
Children’s author Annabelle Franklin with a modern twist on an old fairy story and a cautionary tale.. Once upon a time there was a beautiful princess called Clelia. She lived in a magnificent palace…

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Ani’s Advent 2019! Doing what comes naturally … with Annabelle Franklin’s Pearl

Originally posted on Sue Vincent's Daily Echo:
Hi Santa, I got into a bit of bother for talking to the birds today. She knows I have to, because I’m a bird-dog… it’s in my blood, you see. But she…

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Names from the Hat

Hi, Pearly Greyhound here! I’m over the moon – I’ve just won a book of pictures and poems about pointy dogs! The wonderful whippets who feature in the book picked my name out of the hat themselves. If that isn’t … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Picture of Dorian Greyhound by Oscar Wilde & Eliza Garrett

Originally posted on The Strawberry Post:
Title: The Picture of Dorian Greyhound Author: Oscar Wilde & Eliza Garrett Illustrator: Pastiche Pastiche Publisher: Wildfire Genre: Classic, Short Story, Picture Book Book format: Hardback Sweet Strawberries:  Description: The greatest works of literature,…

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Smorgasbord Posts from Your Archives – #Potluck – #therapydog – Millie goes to Uni 2017 by Annabelle Franklin

Many thanks to Sally for this final happy memory of Millie featured in her popular Pot Luck series.

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