ONE STEP AT A TIME

COMMITMENT

Hugo learns that if he quits quitting he can climb any mountain, one step at a time.

THE JOY OF NOTHING

APPRECIATION

Hugo learns to appreciate his friend and that sometimes to have a friend you have to do nothing but spend time with him,

doing nothing!

THE MAGIC OF THE MOMENT

APPRECIATION

Hugo learns about feelings and that feelings only last for a little while. He learns that after rain there is sunshine, even if he has to wait for a little while.

THE LAST BULLY

RESPECT

Hugo founds the Anti-Bully Cub and teaches the Bullies a valuable lesson about respect.

THE REAL WORLD

 Island Adventures 14 - CURIOSITY

Hugo finally makes it to the real world and gets to sail to the Islands of the Bahamas which makes him very happy as he is a curious and adventurous little starfish.

KING HUGO

 Island Adventures 13 - INDEPENDENCE

Hugo shows what he knows. 

THE PROMISE

 Island Adventures 7 - COMMITMENT

Hugo learns that actions count more than words and how important it is to keep your word.

THE MOMENT OF TRUTH

 Island Adventures 6 - INTEGRITY

Hugo learns about lying and stealing and that trust together with friends can be lost within seconds.

FLYING HIGH

 Island Adventures 1 - ENTHUSIASM

Hugo learns a lesson about self-control and how to stay balanced.

YES, I CAN!

Island Adventures 8 - CONFIDENCE

Hugo learns that in order to be successful in something he first has to believe in himself.

IT'S GOOD TO BE ME!

APPRECIATION

Award-Winning Finalist in the Children's MIND/BODY/SPIRIT category of 

USA BEST BOOKS 2011 AWARDS.


ISLAND ADVENTURES


Hugo the Happy Starfish is a little starfish whose home is at the bottom of the ocean. He longs to visit the real world, and one day he decides to go and find it. Hugo's journey to the real world isn't quite as straightforward as he hopes. He is sent to a series of different islands where he learns important character lessons. By the end of his journey, the little adventurer has visited fourteen islands, made many new friends, and is sailing through the turquoise ocean headed towards the Islands of the Bahamas.

HUGO THE HAPPY STARFISH - ISLAND ADVENTURES  is packed with life lessons, showing the importance of appreciation, patience, tolerance and optimism amongst others. 

THE SECRET TO HAPPINESS

EMPATHY

Award-Winning Finalist in the Children's MIND/BODY/SPIRIT category of 

USA BEST BOOKS 2012 AWARDS.

Attitudes &

Profiles

For the list of ATTITUDES and corresponding

books please click on the the pictures on the right.

Languages:

Hugo the Happy Starfish books are available in many different languages.

If a book has not been published in the language you are interested in,

let me know. We'll work on it!

Hugo the Happy Starfish books can be purchased writing to me through this website​ or through Amazon.com. 

The little starfish has his own website, for information and fun, please click on the link below.

BOOK STORE

BRIDGES OF CREATIVITY

 Island Adventures 5 - CREATIVITY

Hugo learns to think out of the box and be creative.

THE PRESENT

 Island Adventures 9 - PATIENCE

Hugo learns to be patient, appreciate the moment and finds out about the secret of time.

GOOD FRIENDS

 Island Adventures 10 - TOLERANCE

Hugo learns that good friends come in all colors, shapes and sizes.

MAGIC WORDS

 Island Adventures 4 - RESPECT

Hugo learns about the importance and power of PLEASE and THANK YOU.

THE POWER OF THE WORD

 Island Adventures 2 - EMPATHY

Hugo learns what power words can have and how important it is to better say nothing he has nothing good to say.


IMAGINE HAPPINESS CAN BE LEARNED®

workbook bullying, the last bully workbook

SIMPLY CHARMING

 Island Adventures 12 - APPRECIATION

Hugo learns about how good it feels to make others feel good.

HAPPINESS IS A CHOICE

 Island Adventures 3 - OPTIMISM

Hugo learns that he has the choice to see the world in a positive or negative light and that everybody can have their own truth.

TEAMWORK

 Island Adventures 11 - COOPERATION

Hugo learns that one can do a lot, however a team can do so much more.

WORKBOOK/ COLORING BOOK

THE LAST BULLY

120 pages of word searches, mazes, math problems, writing prompts, anti-bullying pledge, coloring pages and other fun activities for children.

Key features of the book:
- The Last Bully story in text format
- flexible, hands-on, engaginG 
- for parents/ children, schools, youth groups, counseling groups, after-school programs
- written for grades 1-3, yet accessible for younger kids and appealing to older children