Erna Mueller Launches Her New Novel, ‘A New Leash On Life’

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‘A New Leash On Life’ is an uplifting story for young readers that is filled with exciting action and adventure.

In her newly published novel, ‘A New Leash On Life’ Erna Mueller tells the story of a disabled 13 year old boy by the name of Justin Andrews who is having a difficult time dealing with the loss of his mother and his father’s lack of attention due to working all of the time at the Dreck Toy Company. Justin and his sister Vicki are always acting out at school and getting into trouble – perhaps as a cry for attention from their father. K-9 Officer Lieutenant Spencer Watley and his police dog Pepper come into the picture when they are both killed in the line of duty. An Angel agrees to send Spencer back where he is reincarnated as a K-9 service dog with the police department. Spencer finds himself caught in the middle of the criminal activities at the Dreck Toy Company and he is nearly killed by criminals working for the owners of the Dreck Toy Company. Spencer escapes and ends up living with Justin and his family. The events that unfold are a mystery and adventure plot where Justin, Spencer, and Justin’s new friend Shalah embark on an adventure to bring the criminals to justice.

‘A New Leash On Life’ is story filled with exciting action and adventure, as well as the healing of a family who lost their close loving support system following the death of their mother.

Book Reviews

Pacific Book Review

“A fantastic book to be given as a gift to any teenager, A New Leash on Life will certainly be enjoyed and remembered by all that page this fine work of such literary mastery. In fact, even if you’re not a teenager, you’d still “roll over” for this book if you’re a dog lover! After all, having a human inside a canine is something all dog owners believe has happened already!”

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“‘A New Leash on Life’ is a fun story that is filled with action and many twists and turns that will keep young readers engaged from start to end. Readers will enjoy experiencing the trials and tribulations of the two troubled heroes, Spencer and Justin, as they work to solve a dangerous mystery and at the same time develop a new more positive outlook on life. ‘A New Leash on Life’ is highly recommended to young readers who enjoy imaginative and easy to read adventure/mystery stories.” Review

“There are enough action sequences, suspenseful cliffhangers, and heartwarming moments in A New Leash on Life to win over young readers, and parents/older readers will enjoy the warm fuzzies they get at the end of the tale. Erna Mueller has spun an enjoyable adventure for young minds, and I hope to hear more such tales in the future. Very much recommended.”

About the Author

Erna Mueller was born in Austria and her family immigrated to the U.S.A. where Erna attended grade school. Her family returned to Austria and Erna completed her education. Erna became a proud U.S. Citizen and loves it here. Erna has written a book ‘A New Leash on Life’ which is adapted from my award winning screenplay. The screenplay and book have won numerous awards.

Book Ordering

‘A New Leash on Life’ ISBN: 1467995967, is available at and many other online bookstores. The author’s website is

To review ‘A New Leash on Life’ or to arrange for a talk, book signing, or interview with the author, please contact Erna Mueller at 425-822-8042, or email images9 @


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