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Book details
  • SubGenre:Social Themes / Bullying
  • Age Range (years):6 - 8
  • Language:English
  • Pages:30
  • Paperback ISBN:9781543930344

Sparky's Bully Workshop

A Reason to Rhyme

by Victoria Devine

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Sparky is a k-9 dog who works hard at convincing naughty children to be nice. As he peers through his magical telescope at Lookout Tower in the North Pole, he observes bullies bringing down the confidence of other kids. That's how he knows where he is needed. Sparky travels the world all year long solving these bullying emergencies as a professor who helps children become confident and assertive. Does this Golden Retriever have everything it takes to help mean kids change their ways and their victims become more confident? Let's find out!
When the school bell rings, the boys and girls are excited to learn. They are enrolled in Sparky's Bully Workshop. As the teacher enters the classroom, the children discover that their teacher is an adorable Golden Retriever! Sparky proudly announces that he is the professor of wisdom and bravery. Can you imagine the unexpected excitement the children are feeling? Traveling the world all year long solving bullying emergencies and helping children to become confident isn't easy. Sparky comes up with a rhyming bully workshop that makes learning to be A.B.C. - Assertive, Bold, and Confident - simple and fun.
About the author
Victoria Devine is a teacher, owner of a private tutoring business, and author of the well-known children's book, Santa's Bully Elf. She was a "Leading Lady" in South Jersey Magazine's list of Most Notable Women, honored by Women of Distinction Magazine, and recognized by The Courier Post and Sentinel Ledger. Victoria is an advocate for many bullying organizations and promotes an anti-bullying message at elementary schools. Her books encourage compassion, empathy, and friendship. Bullying is a global issue with long-term effects on children, and her books communicate the significance of this type of intimidation. Victoria's stories help children appreciate diversity and accept others. Victoria's key belief is that a growth mindset is the key to success! Find out more about her and her books at http://www.victoriadevine.com