Pamela King

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Pamela King is the author of Merigal Dingoes, For the Love of a Dingo and Angel with Drumsticks.

She is President of the Wollondilly Branch of the Fellowship of Australian Writers NSW Inc and serves as Committee member of the state body.

Her autobiographical stories Dingo Ambassador, Sassy and My Tuesdays were selected for inclusion in three consecutive issues of Seniors Stories (2017 – 2019) produced by the NSW Government.

Two stories and a poem were selected for publication in Writers of Wollondilly Anthology 2018.

She spent many years as a volunteer dingo handler, sponsor, promotions officer and board member with the Australian Native Dog Conservation Society (Merigal Dingo Sanctuary)

Pamela has a Diploma of Tourism (Operations Management). S
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Pamela King Oh that's a hard one. I am currently reading Indian Paintbrush by John A Heldt. It's the fourth book of the Carson Chronicles. I have enjoyed reading …moreOh that's a hard one. I am currently reading Indian Paintbrush by John A Heldt. It's the fourth book of the Carson Chronicles. I have enjoyed reading this family's time travel adventures and I'd be happy to visit any place where they might be at the that time.(less)
Pamela King It depends on what I am writing. In the case of Angel with Drumsticks it was a matter of talking over some points with my husband. Something new would…moreIt depends on what I am writing. In the case of Angel with Drumsticks it was a matter of talking over some points with my husband. Something new would usually come out and I could build around it.

I don't need much inspiration for my current project. Simply looking over photos of Berenice and her beautiful Dingoes is usually enough to give me inspiration even if it means starting on another part of her story to the one I was working on.(less)
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Hostie – A Dingo’s Career in Public Relations

In 1994 a five-week-old pup was selected to be the mascot for the AussieHost customer service training programme in the Macarthur region. She was named AussieHost but became known just as ‘Hostie’. She received socialisation from that age demonstrating the importance of early and constant contact with humans to overcome timidity in dingoes.

A photo shoot was held to launch her career. Ironically th Read more of this blog post »
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I’m sorry I was unable to finish this book. I got to over 1/3 of the way through and it wasn’t for me. The setting and precis drew me in, but it was a hard slog to get to where I did.

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Set in the northern beaches of Sydney, Recipe for Family is the story of three women of three different generations.

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The insight into Vietnamese refugee life in the Sydney suburb of Cabramatta was interesting and compelling but sadly the story line did not keep me engaged.

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Having worked in a haunted library (unfortunately I didn’t get to talk to the ghost) and for my local council I found a lot to relate to in this book.

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Jo keeps running away. In from a small town in England she runs from her family then from art college in London. Arriving in Australia she must work on farm to meet the requirements of her visa. She finds herself in a remote area near coastal Broome ...more
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The Woman in the Library is a story in a story making it difficult to describe but I’ll give it a go.

Hannah is an Australia writer. She is writing a mystery story based in Boston. We learn very little about Hannah herself.

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