The Adventures of the Poodle Posse (Case of the Missing Steak Bone/Who Let the Dogs Out?)

Humor, Children's Books

By Chrysa Smith

Publisher : The Well Bred Book

The Adventures of the Poodle Posse (Case of the Missing Steak Bone/Who Let the Dogs Out?)

ABOUT Chrysa Smith

Chrysa Smith
I’ve been a magazine editor, communications manager and feature magazine writer for over 20 years--learning and writing about  everything from celebrity chefs and pharmaceutical products to resorts, homing pigeons and pot-bellied pigs. About three years ago, my love of words merged w More...



Where poodles go, trouble is sure to follow--in the funny, silly and sometimes clever antics retold in The Adventures of the Poodle Posse. Follow the trails of Woody, Archie, Daisy and the ever-growing posse of four-legged characters that keep their loving owner, Mrs. Flout, on her toes, spun around and baffled, as her furry little family brings her joy, unexpected twists and turns and a few life lessons along the way.

Winner of the Silver Mom's Choice Award.

While writing feature magazine articles, I found myself with time between assignments. This is when I began noticing interesting events in my home---missing bones, quirky canine personality traits, funny events. This got me to thinking beyond non-fiction and got me to start telling my tales in a way that would be appealing to the right audience---namely children. The stories have won family-friendly awards from the Mom's Choice Awards and The Dove Foundation, and I'm proud to say that while all the stories are based on my poodles' antics or personalities, they also have virtues that are important to instill in young children.

Chrysa Smith is a recipient of the prestigious Mom's Choice Award. The Mom's Choice Awards honors excellence in family-friendly media, products and services. An esteemed panel of judges includes education, media and other experts as well as parents, children, librarians, performing artists, producers, medical and business professionals, authors, scientists and others. A sampling of the panel members includes: Dr. Twila C. Liggett, Ten-time Emmy-winner, professor and founder of Reading Rainbow; Julie Aigner-Clark, Creator of Baby Einstein and The Safe Side Project; Jodee Blanco, New York Times Best-Selling Author; LeAnn Thieman, Motivational speaker and coauthor of seven Chicken Soup For the Soul books; and Tara Paterson, Certified Parent Coach and founder of the Mom's Choice Awards. Parents and educators look for the Mom's Choice Awards seal in selecting quality materials and products for children and families. This book/product has been honored by this distinguished award. --The Mom's Choice Awards

Kids will enjoy these two stories about two dogs and their antics. Young listeners will be drawn to the cute images of the poodles. --The Mom's Choice Awards (MCA)