According to the National Education Association, 160,000 students stay home from school everyday due to bullying.
The issue of bullying weighs heavily on the minds of Dr. Dan and Bli Dugi, a physician and physician assistant. While building their young daughter’s home-based library, they saw a need for books that expressed values in a vibrant way. The Dugis created The Principle Gang series, a collection of six books for children ages 4-11, brings to life messages about family, friendship, community and fairness.
The first book in the series, “Don’t Judge a Lizard by His Scales,” was published Aug. 5. The release date for the second book, “Wizard Lizard Rides the Subway,” is Oct. 14.
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