Luella is born to a motherless nest and is adopted by two adventurous young sisters named Mae and Zoe. But when they bring Luella home, Luella adopts Pancake, the family dog, as her mother!
Life with Luella is a challenge for the girls as Luella refuses to learn to swim and insists that she's a puppy not a ducky!
In the end the girls learn a lot from Luella. And Luella learns a lot from Pancake, including how to swim and possess her "duckness."
Braun's loveable characters and marvelous color illustrations will make this book a family favorite!
"The art is outstanding and the story is so cute! Kids are going to love this one." Amanda Parker, Manager at J.W. Beecroft Books & Coffee
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 11.40(h) x 0.40(d)|
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Luella is written and illustrated by Melinda Braun. The story line and characters are very endearing and the illustrations are just adorable. This book is going on my gift giving list for all young children.
Luella is a darling book suitable for all ages. The illustrations by the author Melinda Braun are charming and the story is endearing. Who wouldn't fall in love with Pancake the pug and Luella the duck? A motherless duck is brought home by two young sisters, Mae & Zoe. Pancake teaches Luella how to swim and how to appreciate the meaning of friendship. You'll be reading Luella over and over again. The unconditional kindness of Luella's adopted family will give you hope and make you smile. Your kids will love this one and you'll love reading it to them.