Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story by Andrea BennettGalina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story by Andrea Bennett

Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story

byAndrea Bennett

Paperback | June 16, 2015

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The 'bonkers' book that 'it is impossible not to be moved by' DAILY MAILA joyful and hilarious tale of some very spirited septuagenarians as they overcome innumerable obstacles to save their beloved mutt from a heartless exterminator in a land where bureaucracy reigns above all else.Perhaps you're not a member of the Azov House of Culture Elderly Club?Perhaps you missed the talk on the Cabbage Root Fly last week?Galina Petrovna hasn't missed a meeting, even if that means leaving her three-legged dog Boroda behind. Boroda isn't 'hers' exactly, they belong to each other, and that's why she doesn't wear a collar.And that's how Mitya the Exterminator got her.So everyone had to go to Moscow.Filled to the brim with pickle, misadventure and tears, Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story will leave you smiling at every page.
Andrea Bennett graduated from the University of Sheffield in History & Russian and then spent a good part of the "Yeltsin years" living and working in Russia. On her return to the UK she joined the Civil Service - first at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, then the Department for International Development. A stint in local government ...
Title:Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog StoryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pagesPublished:June 16, 2015Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0008108404

ISBN - 13:9780008108403

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'The 'bonkers' book that it is impossible not to be moved by. It takes a very clever writer to make you both laugh and cry' DAILY MAIL'A terrific and original debut' THE TIMES