Friday, 25 May 2018

Blog Tour: Good As Gold by Patricia Furstenburg (Poetry)

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11th May 2018, 103 pages, Paperback,

Book summary
As engaging as a tail wag

Celebrating the simple things in life as seen through the eyes of our old time favourite furry friends, “As Good as Gold” is a volume of poetry revealing the talent and humour we always knew our dogs possessed.

Dogs are full of questions, yet they are famed sellers of innocence especially when it comes to explaining their mishaps and often foolish effervescence through ponderings such as “Why IS a Cat Not Like a Dog”, “As Brown as Chocolate”, “Silver Stars and Puppy Tail” or, best yet, “Dog or Book?”

A book with an enormous heart for readers of all ages, it includes 35 poems and haiku accompanied by expressive portraits of our canine friends.

Nayu's thoughts 
At the time of receiving this request I was quite busy so this isn't a review of the book. However, since I've reviewed Patricia's books in the past, and recently had a poem written by Patricia about my cat Belle (which is free to buy until tonight!!!) 

I genuinely (both with and without bias) like her work and that's why I'm taking part in the tour, so you can find out about it!

Find out more on Patricia's website

About Patricia 
Patricia Furstenberg came to writing through reading. She always carries a notebook and a pen, although at times she jots down her ideas on the back of till slips or types them on her phone.
Patricia enjoys writing for children because she can take abstract, grown-up concepts and package them in humorous, child-friendly ideas while adding sensitivity and lots of love. What fuels her is an exhilarating need to write and… coffee: “How many cups have had this morning?” “None.” “Plus?” “Five cups.”

Between her books you can find the beloved Joyful Trouble, The Cheetah and the Dog, Puppy, 12 Months of Rhymes and Smiles.

She is a Huffington Post contributor and pens the Sunday Column for as well as dabbing in freelancing. After completing her Medical Degree in Romania she moved to South Africa where she now lives with her husband, children and their dogs.
You can buy the book and find it on

Pat’s books on Amazon UK / Amazon US / Amazon Canada

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1 comment:

Patricia Furstenberg said...

Hi Nayu, thank you for taking part in the "As Good As Fold
blog tour. It is always such a pleasure to visit your book blog :)

I placed a link back on the official blog tour here: