I must have laughed and cried a thousand times... -- Message from Gary Robinson

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Re: I must have laughed and cried a thousand times... -- Message from Gary Robinson

Post by Raya raymond » 18 Aug 2018, 04:47

Ruba Abu Ali wrote:
04 Aug 2018, 13:36
Thanks for this heart-warming letter Mr. Robinson. The passion and love you have put into this book are so evident.
I know right his passion for the book is so evident.

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Post by Mumanyi » 27 Aug 2018, 06:16

Thak you for the letter, I have not yet read this book, I stress on yet because I'm certainly going to try and read it, because, to me it seems inspirational and educational. Many people can Identify their lives with yours and gain from it

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Post by Joe Hadithi » 27 Aug 2018, 13:44

Now I know what book I'm reading next. Can't wait to meet Duke :)

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Post by Tiny_Turtle » 27 Aug 2018, 23:53

"The Sword Swallower and a Chico Kid" was the first OnlineBookClub book that I read, and the first review that I wrote. I loved your book. You made me laugh, and you made me cry, sometimes on the same page.

It was nice to come across this post and to get an update on your life. Congratulations on the beautiful family. I know you're proud. 💕

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Post by sanykip » 31 Aug 2018, 08:59

i haven't read these book but i must go to the amazon right now

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Post by Amyb77 » 31 Aug 2018, 14:52

Your letter here makes me want to read your book I also love documentary of all kinds. :D :tiphat:

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Post by laneyboggs30 » 09 Sep 2018, 22:49

Hey Gary! I was looking through the forum topics on your book and was thrilled to see that one of them was written by you! I thoroughly enjoyed your book! It had me laughing and I am not ashamed to say that I also shed a tear or two. Anyway, I just wanted to say congratulations. It's an awesome piece of work. Thanks for giving us some insight into your experience while writing it. Looking forward to the next book!

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Post by PeaceLoveNature44 » 10 Sep 2018, 11:43

I can not wait to read your new book! I loved The Sword Swallower and a Chico Kid! It was a great book for so many reasons. I loved the language you used, and the characters were great. I explained more in my review: viewtopic.php?f=2&t=82247

I would recommend this to all of my friends. I know a lot who can relate in this book. I saw some of my friends in the characters. It was a hit! Keep writing, and I look forward to reading your next book!
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Post by imaster » 23 Jul 2019, 02:59

Interesting to read it on. Later on, I will surely read out the full story.

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Post by rosemartine » 23 Jul 2019, 04:45

It's interesting..

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Post by Mary33 » 07 Aug 2019, 09:39

Thanks for the letter. It gives us an insight as to how important this book is to You. I sure would look for it and share in this lovely story. Thanks.

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