Lexi Goes on Vacation to The Outer Banks

Lexi Goes on Vacation to The Outer Banks

by Janice Wills Kingsbury

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Overview

Ms. Janice and Mr. Rob have vacationed in the seashore town of Duck in North Carolina for 10 years. Duck is a friendly place with sandy beaches where children and dogs romp to their hearts content. This year Lexi, a new addition to their dog family, will come too. But this vacation will be like no other and as the sun sets on the beach it promises to be a long night, one the family will never forget!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781500103262
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 10/21/2014
Pages: 44
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.11(d)

About the Author

Janice Wills Kingsbury was a former teacher and School Psychologist in public education. She currently lives in New Jersey with her husband, Robert, and their rescue dogs. Janice spends part of her time in the Outer Banks, NC enjoying the beautiful beaches and natural surroundings.

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Lexi Goes on Vacation to The Outer Banks 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
ReadersFavorite More than 1 year ago
Reviewed by Mamta Madhavan for Readers' Favorite Lexi Goes on Vacation to The Outer Banks by Janice Wills Kingsbury is a beautiful and heartwarming story that conveys a message of compassion, love and the gift of living to readers. Lexi is picked up from the streets of Virginia by a good person and given to the SPCA. Lexi is then adopted by Ms Janice and Mr Rob, and Lexi adapts quickly into his new home. Though smoke bothers Lexi, he slowly becomes a confident and stable dog. During summer vacation, the family takes Lexi with them to Duck, a friendly beach community that welcomes dogs and humans alike. Lexi meets other dogs and makes friends with them, but his favorite friend is Rascal. The twist in the story happens when one day Lexi goes missing. Will Rob and Janice be able to find Lexi with the help of his other dog friends, or will Lexi end up being a stray dog like before? The book is perfect for animal lovers, especially dog lovers and those who have pets. The illustrations complement the story nicely and breathe life into the scenes and characters in the tale. All the dogs are adorable and the author gives each one of them their own personality, making them memorable. It is a good story to read out to children as it teaches them about compassion and loving others. The author's love for dogs is evident throughout the book. This adorable story written from the heart will definitely strike a chord in the hearts of readers.
AvidReader59IK More than 1 year ago
Great Story, Great Adventure For Children and Dog Lovers!! Lexi Goes on Vacation to The Outer Banks is a wonderful new children's book from author Janice Wills Kingsbury. The pictures are gorgeous and the story of Lexi the dog will warm everyone's heart. We vacation on the North Carolina beaches every year and the author has done an amazing job at depicting how beautiful it is here. Great story, great adventure!! Highly Recommended!!!
MargieS1 More than 1 year ago
Given To Me For An Honest Review Lexi Goes on Vacation to the Outer Banks by Janice Wills KingsBury is a must read for everyone.  This book is not just about Lexi it's about  dogs who have been adopted or who are waiting to be.  Mr. Janice & Mr. Rob has vacationed in Duch, North Carolina for the last 10 years.  This year it may be different.  This year they have a new family member.  The have adopted a dog, her name is Lexi.  Lexi soon adjusts to  her new enviroment, so the vacation is planned as usual.  Ms. Janice, Mr. Rob, Lexi and the other members of the dog family will be going  on their trip to North Carolina.  This vacation will be like none other.  This is one the family will never forget.  What adventures will Lexi find  herself in?  There is action and adventure.  The colors are vivid and bright.  They make the book come alive.  This book will help your child  learn new vocabulary.  I gave this book 5 stars but wish I could give it more.  It would make a good gift for anyone.  It would look great on your child's bookshelf as well as on a library bookshelf.  I highly recommend this book to everyone, especially if you have an interest in animal adoption.  I hope to read more from Janice Wills Kingsbury.