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First 'paperback' review of Fur-Face




I don't think I could have asked for a better first review of the paperback version of Fur-Face than the one I received the other day. Here's what KMButler had to say on the Fur-Face review page on Amazon.com

Another enamored adult [Review by KMButler]
I am thrilled to add my name to the list of adults that have enjoyed this book.

I went to one of Mr. Gibbs NJ Authors network events and thoroughly enjoyed listening to him speak. His sense of humor and enjoyment of what he was doing led me to examine his book and helped me decide to buy it 'for my children'. After pre-reading it myself I was happy I did.

I was quickly drawn into the book and after chapter one I put down the other book I was reading to focus on Fur Face. I loved the characters in this story and could easily see my own cats leaving messes for my kids to be fall guys as Snowy does to Billy. The quirks of Snowy the cat and his perspective on the world had me smiling and chuckling throughout the book. I also loved Billy's attempts at looking normal to his parents while being swept up in an adventure with a talking cat. I must add a quick word on Mr. Tinkles the sensitive gorilla who makes an appearance, I loved him and wish there had been a bit more of him in the book.

I have started reading this to my eight and ten year old girls and they are becoming fans as well. I will be on the look out for the sequel that was hinted at by Mr. Gibbs.




As you might imagine, I'm well-chuffed  :)



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maryjdal
Nov. 30th, 2011 07:48 pm (UTC)
A wonderful review. Congrats :)
jongibbs
Nov. 30th, 2011 08:38 pm (UTC)
Thanks, Mary :)
msstacy13
Nov. 30th, 2011 07:51 pm (UTC)
Chuff-chuff-chuff-chuff

WOOHOO!!!

:)
jongibbs
Nov. 30th, 2011 08:38 pm (UTC)
Lol :)
karen_w_newton
Nov. 30th, 2011 08:11 pm (UTC)
Let's here it for Mr. Tinkles! I loved that guy!
jongibbs
Nov. 30th, 2011 08:39 pm (UTC)
I'm currently interviewing Mr T. for a future blog post :)
mongrelheart
Nov. 30th, 2011 08:13 pm (UTC)
What a great review! Congrats, Jon! :):)
jongibbs
Nov. 30th, 2011 08:39 pm (UTC)
Thanks, Kammy :)
mnfaure
Nov. 30th, 2011 08:37 pm (UTC)
That is definitely something to be well-chuffed about. :P
jongibbs
Nov. 30th, 2011 08:40 pm (UTC)
It is indeed :)
xjenavivex
Nov. 30th, 2011 08:39 pm (UTC)
congratulations on a good review
jongibbs
Nov. 30th, 2011 08:40 pm (UTC)
Thanks, MG :)
musingaloud
Nov. 30th, 2011 09:24 pm (UTC)
Awesome! Bet that's a grand feeling!
jongibbs
Nov. 30th, 2011 10:41 pm (UTC)
It is indeed. Thanks, Pam :)
seekerval
Nov. 30th, 2011 10:26 pm (UTC)
Excellent! Big Chuffs to you, Jon.
jongibbs
Nov. 30th, 2011 10:41 pm (UTC)
Thank you :)
clarionj
Dec. 1st, 2011 02:33 am (UTC)
Wonderful review! "The quirks of Snowy the cat and his perspective on the world had me smiling and chuckling throughout the book." Yep, I felt the same. :)
jongibbs
Dec. 1st, 2011 10:29 am (UTC)
Thanks, Pat :)
bogwitch64
Dec. 1st, 2011 03:52 am (UTC)




Great review!
jongibbs
Dec. 1st, 2011 10:36 am (UTC)
:)
lindaabdavis
Dec. 1st, 2011 04:02 am (UTC)
Good for you, Jon. Happy fans are awesome!
jongibbs
Dec. 1st, 2011 10:36 am (UTC)
Thanks, Linda :)
Marie Gilbert
Dec. 3rd, 2011 02:43 am (UTC)
wonderful review of your book, and I'm also waiting for the next story on fur-face
jongibbs
Dec. 15th, 2011 03:05 pm (UTC)
Thanks, Marie. I'm working on it :)
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