Enjoy all three Blue Ocean Bob early chapter books (ages 6 and up).
In The Adventures of Blue Ocean Bob (No. 1): A Journey Begins, young Bob yearns for a greater sense of fulfillment. Accompanied by his guardian Xena, an overly cautious hummingbird, he sets out to seek guidance from the wise and happy creatures of the sea. His quest leads him first to Al, a playful and spirited dolphin, and then to the local sage, an old turtle named ‘Doc,’ who helps Bob to discover his passion and realize his purpose – to protect the sea and all life within it. But to begin his journey, Bob must prove himself to Mary Marine, the Island of Roses’ leading marine biologist.
In The Adventures of Blue Ocean Bob (No. 2): A Challenging Job, Bob begins his new job with Mary Marine who asks him to help a baby seal, clean the shallows and warn the dolphins about an approaching storm. Later, Al the dolphin asks Bob to release a trapped sting ray. With help from Doc, Earl and Wallace, Bob learns about confidence, responsibility, communication, gratitude and the meaning of success as he faithfully carries out his duties to the sea creatures both on and off the shore.
In The Adventures of Blue Ocean Bob (No. 3): Into the Lead an earthquake sets off an oil spill on the ocean floor. After consulting Doc, Bob musters the courage to dive down and repair the damage alongside his mentor, Mary Marine. But when Mary is called away to a distant island, Bob has to put his fears aside and step into his mentor’s shoes. Along the way, Bob learns valuable lessons about courage, creativity, decision-making, action and leadership.