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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Angel with Drumsticks (Biographies & Memoirs)
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Description: The Church asked them to play, then betrayed their trust. The concert that should have propelled them to international stardom instead destroyed their careers. This is the story of Angel and the Brains and the La Messa Dei Giovani.

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Uŕsamer by Karina McRoberts
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Ursamer is one of a series of delightful stories for children that teach them about the world we live in and the need for conservation. (See my book review blog for reviews on the other stories to date https://pambookreviews.blogspot.com/)

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BrodyMonster by Liz Maritz
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I’m a dog tragic (well, any canid actually) so when Liz Maritz asked if I would be interested in receiving an advance copy of BrodyMonster I gladly agreed. I wasn’t disappointed.

Liz wanted a terrier; her husband Jimmy wanted a Border Collie. Two quit
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Caitlin's Song by John A. Heldt
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Caitlin’s Song, the 4th book of the Carson Chronicles series, continues the Carson family’s attempt to reunite back in time. I have enjoyed all the adventures of the Carson family and this one doesn’t disappoint.
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The Wooleen Way by David Pollock
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The Wooleen Way is an interesting insight into the aims and ideals of a Western Australian pastoralist to make his property sustainable and environmentally sound, not just for the present but for the future.

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The Last Debutante by Lesley Lokko
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I thoroughly enjoyed this story. It spans several decades, generations and introduces cultures the reader may not be familiar with. Although there are skipped timeslots of Kit’s life it adds to the mystery of her character.

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I love reading about interesting people and animals. How could I not love elephant speak?

Melissa Crandall first met elephant keeper, Roger Henneous while she was a volunteer at Oregon Zoo towards the end of his career. The story is based on interview
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Supertide by Steven F. Freeman
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How silly am I? Reading a book about monster tsunamis while house hunting for a place on the south coast of NSW. An area that recently suffered enormous floods – from rain, thankfully, not a tsunami.

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Who Cries for Them by Nathan Veerasamy
Who Cries for Them
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Who Cries for Them is the story of a group of homeless men who are frequenters of the Welcome Centre in Ilford east of London.

They come from varying background and struggle with a range of issues. The one thing they have in common is the unknown man
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TR Robinson continues her series of short stories featuring her beautiful but naïve character Tara.

Tara is offered a new position on a cruise ship, one that will ease her need to work three jobs. She manages to put on board admirers in their place bu
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