Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story (Paperback)
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Galina Petrovna's Three-Legged Dog Story (Paperback)

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Paperback 352 Pages / Published: 27/08/2015
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The 'bonkers' book that 'it is impossible not to be moved by' DAILY MAIL

A 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.

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780008108403
Number of pages: 352
Weight: 240 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 22 mm


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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

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Emma Smith at Bedford

“Chortle-worthy!”

Galia and her three-legged dog, Boroda have an understanding. Boroda found Galia, stays with her and in return Galia doesn't make her wear a collar. Which is all well and good until Mitya the Exterminator comes... More

Hardback edition
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Emma Smith at Bedford

“Chortle-worthy!”





“Chortle-worthy!”














by Emma at Bedford






Galia and her three-legged dog, Boroda have an understanding. Boroda found Galia, stays with her and in return Galia doesn't make her wear... More

Paperback edition
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Leilah at Doncaster

“A tripedal, trans-Russian delight.”

Set in 90’s Russia, this is a wonderful story that starts with a group of septuagenarians quietly resigned to old age. There’s not much beyond the Azov House of Culture Elderly Club, with its talks on cabbage root... More

Hardback edition
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