Foreword Reviews

The Adventures of Blue Ocean Bob

A Challenging Job

Blue Ocean Bob loves the sea and wants to dedicate his life to protecting it. He begins a new job as assistant to Mary Marine, the Island of Roses’s leading marine biologist, and with his hummingbird guardian, Xena, by his side, works hard to carry out his duties to the sea creatures both on and off the shore. When the challenges mount, Bob seeks advice from Doc the turtle, Earl the clam, and Wallace the walrus, who each help him to develop the positive attitude he needs to succeed.

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Brooks Olbrys <>
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Brooks Olbrys, Emma Walton Hamilton (editor), and Kevin Keele (illustrator)
Children's Success Unlimited
Publication Date
Apr 14, 2015
Our Review
A rhyme scheme with rhythm that’s joyous and proud makes this nautical book such fun to read aloud. The text is packed with marine biology facts, built into a story that follows Bob’s tracks helping dolphins and whales and pelicans, too, while the beach is surrounded by a painting of blue.... Read More