"The Adventures of Kermit the Newf: Book One: Dog Tales"
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Book is about a real life dog, a Newfoundland, that is a service dog and is a local celebrity. Kermits favorite place to go is the library so the children can read to him. But not every kid there is so sure about reading to a big, black and white dog. Will Kermit ever win over the shyest kid in the library? The books of The Adventures of Kermit the Newf are inspired by actual events in the life of a charming, hardworking Newfoundland dog. From his devotion to his service work for his disabled owner,to his compassionate and gentle therapy work with young children, and his showmanship and sense of humor in his acting and modeling career, he has won the hearts of all those with whom he has come in contact.
Hardcover. 38 pages. Grade Level 1-2 or anyone who loves Newfies.
Was originally released in 2016. Book 2 is due out in fall of 2018.
About the author:
Molly Tischler is Bonnie's mother. Upon retiring from a career as aFinancial Advisor, she decided to pursue her life long passion for writing.What better subject could there be than her real life adventures with Kermit theNewf. She lives in Juno Beach, Florida with her husband, Stephen. Bonnie Giacovelli is a graduate of The College of the Atlantic,where she earned a Bachelor's Degree in Human Ecology with a major in Zoology. She wasdiagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis more than twenty years ago. She is visuallyimpaired and has balance issues. She trains her own service dogs to accommodateher needs. Kermit is her third service dog. She lives in Jupiter, Florida, withher husband, Lenny and her other dogs and cats. Kermit is a seven-year-old Newfoundland dog,born and raised in Florida. He is a Service Dog, Therapy Dog, Draft Dog, Model,and Actor. He has been nominated three years in row for the AKC Humane Fund's ACE award, Achievement in Canine Excellence, in the therapy dog category. In 2013, he won Honorable Mention. He has done TV commercials, print ads, and corporate meet and greets. He has been in show business since he was eleven months old and has more than two dozen jobs to his credit. He enjoys competingin obedience, rally obedience, and conformation showing. He is also training todo water rescue. He is kind, gentle, sweet, and very intelligent. He lovespeople, especially children. His registered name is Rockbottom's Color Me Badat Shagganappi, RN, DD5, CD, THDX, CI, CGC. (RN=rally obedience novice title;DD5= draft dog title with 5 re-qualifications; CD= companion dog obediencetitle; THDX= therapy dog excellent title; CI= carting intermediate title; CGC=canine good citizen title)