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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:


Just one day this year, as per last year.

Really must get our act together and get back to camping there ‘for real’!

A bit different this year, as my day at Greenbelt occurred during my 4-week TESOL course, in Cheltenham. Most odd.

Also, it was planned (to the nth degree) that the family would come up to Cheltenham to join me for Greenbelt, but due to ill health, that didn’t work out.

So it was m...

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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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