Ben: The Very Best Furry Friend - A Children's Book about a Therapy Dog and the Friends He Makes at the Library and Nursing Home
Author: Holly Raus, Preston Pysh
Publisher: Pylon Publishing
Release Date: February 16, 2011
A playful and informative children's book about the places that Ben, a working therapy dog, visits and the friends he makes. The book describes how Ben helps children build self-esteem by improving reading skills and fluency in a fun, confidence-building, and non-judgmental atmosphere at schools and libraries; plus the comfort, interaction, and health benefits he brings to the elderly in nursing homes.