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Annie Porthouse

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When there's nothing on the telly, visit my blog:

and if you're on facebook, visit my dearbob page here:


At seven and a half weeks away from hitting 40, I often find myself unable to focus on everyday life, as I take time to contemplate…

… what pressies I want!

I know that for some, Amazon is practically the Anti-Christ. I concede that there is some truth in this, for various reasons. Still, I have decided that their ‘wish-list’ feature is one of the ‘greenest’ ‘fairest’ ‘loving’ (etc) ways to mak...

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Average rating: 3.91 · 32 ratings · 6 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
Dear Bob
3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 2003 — 2 editions
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Enjoyed this. Imagine it's more autobiographical than he makes out. Love it that 'he' (Jerome) is 38 (my age, for a few more weeks at least)... means I can relate to it quite well!
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You know you're onto a good thing when the novel you start is hard to stop! When you look forward to the next time you can pick it up and get a bit more of the story... when you're a bit miffed to find you've got to do stuff like work, eat, feed your ...more
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"Funny, honest- daring and quite true of some of the issues Christians face."
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This striking book will find a special place in your heart that any reader can relate to and connect with on such a personal and intimate level, thus I found myself entwined within the story as it spoke to me. Annie..." Read more of this review »
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Annie Porthouse Glad you enjoyed it Lucinda! If you're interested, the sequel is called: Love Jude, and is available to buy on Amazon, but is cheaper from here:


Lucinda Dear Annie,
Thank you so much for being my friend here on GoodReads. Your Christian fiction book 'Dear Bob' was a fantastic read, as i adore this genre and found it so origonal and new. I am so pleased to have had the oportunity of reading your work, hence i do hope to be able to read other works of yours at some point. Thank you once again.
Lucinda x

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