From the Library
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From the Library

Life’s a Female Dog

Or it can be for us writers.

The cover of my book Summer Day showing a boy and his (female) dog.

The two principal protagonists in one of my novels are a boy and his dog. Except that the dog is female so she is frequently referred to by other characters as ‘the bitch’. An American writer, in a review of the book posted recently on Goodreads and Amazon, took me to task for this because, the reviewer claimed, the word is offensive to 330 million Americans who are used to its…

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Frank Parker

Frank Parker

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Frank is a retired Engineer from England now living in Ireland. He is trying to learn and share the lessons of history.