Nicole Mahne & Caroline Opheys

Nelly & Dash - Freshly Painted Poodle

Funny, funnier, Nelly & Dash—dogs are the greatest of all!

Nelly loves dogs more than anything, especially her terrier Dash. It‘s great that her new neighbours Berta and Elmar also have a dog: the candyfloss white poodle lady Cinderella.

It‘s just a shame that Berta‘s half-brother Chuck suddenly arrives from America to take the poodle lady to a dog show. But then everything turns out very differently, because a freshly painted fence causes unexpected trouble …

Südpol Verlag

Early Readers | Children’s Fiction

Original title: Nelly & Düse – Pudel frisch gestrichen
Age 7+
128 pp | € 13
hc | 148 x 205 mm
Publication: 2021

Author: Nicole Mahne
Illustrator: Caroline Opheys

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“a particularly funny reading experience. […] sometimes the funniest adventures happen right on your doorstep. Nicole Mahne provides the best proof of that fact here.” – Janett Cernohuby, Janetts Meinung

“The endearing characters of Nelly and Max, witty dialogue, an adventurous story, new friendships, lots of situation comedy and good-natured dogs make this a read-aloud story that will appeal to animal-loving children as well as advanced first readers.” – Gabriele Güterbock-Rottkord, Evangelisches Literaturportal

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