Author Elizabeth Jobson Reveals Her Charming Picture Book

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New book "Bentley Goes on Holiday" follows the adventure of an adorable Cocker Spaniel as he savors his fun-filled summer holiday adventure.

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There is nothing like the golden days of summer to relax, unwind and completely enjoy life. An adorable Cocker Spaniel will not have it any other way as well. From author Elizabeth Jobson comes an entertaining tale that will take readers on an enthralling summer getaway with her new publication, Bentley Goes on Holiday.

It is December and it is summer in Australia. Bentley is going on a holiday. He is so excited to explore Barkroyal, a boutique pet resort that will give him an experience of a lifetime. Bentley meets lots of girls and boys who join him in all the fun activities in the resort. They play games, swim in a pool, and have the time of their lives under the sun. When it was time to call it a day, Bentley gets to retire in a comfortable room with his own comfy bed. He can watch TV and simply relax.

It is a sad time when he has to say goodbye. It is so much fun to be in that place where he gets to make friends and enjoy the day to his heart’s content. Will he be able to go back here? The readers will surely find Bentley an endearing character who will entertain them with his silly antics and coax a smile or two out of their lips as he takes them into an Australian summer adventure they will never forget.

With its colorful illustrations and vibrant pictures, Bentley Goes on Holiday will surely be loved by little boys and girls. It will also teach them that dogs are gentle animals with feelings and are capable of excitement and having fun just like they do.

This book is a series of four books that chronicles Bentley’s life from a puppy to a grown dog.

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About the Author

Elizabeth Jobson has lived in Australia from Cambridgeshire, England for 40 years. She has always loved writing and has numerous articles to her credit in a variety of papers and magazines. Much of her working life has been spent as a secretary in the newspaper industry and legal world. In recent years, she is running a real estate business with her husband in the picturesque Tamborine Mountain in the Gold Coast hinterland of Queensland in Australia. Bentley the Cocker Spaniel was bought on a whim whilst her husband was undergoing chemotherapy. He has a wonderful nature and is a very caring dog and spent much time by Len’s side during his recovery. He is so much part of the family and business life that the author decided to write some children’s books about him. Bentley loves children and they love him back. He plays an active role in the business.

Bentley Goes on Holiday * by Elizabeth Jobson
Publication Date: July 31, 2013
Picture Book; AU$29.99; 24 pages; 978-1-4836-7205-2
Picture Book Hardcover; AU$49.99; 24 pages; 978-1-4836-7206-9
Ebook; AU$3.99; 978-1-4836-7207-6

Members of the media who wish to review this book may request a complimentary paperback copy by contacting the publisher at 1-800-455-039. To purchase copies of the book for resale, please fax Xlibris at (02) 8088 6078 or call 1-800-455-039.

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