Little Dude invites you into his Big World!

The book series:

– For children ages 4 to 7
– 5 themes: Kindness, Friendship, Meditation, Empathy and Courage
– Each story can be read and sung
– Every book has a unique how-to guide
– Books can be used in the classroom or at home

Explore social and emotional skills and concepts that will help children flourish.

Learn about the Big World of Little Dude Curriculum™.
Read here for more information.



You can read AND sing the story!


Hello, Friend
A Guide to Making Friends

Get your very own copy of 'Hello, Friend' here



We follow the Framework by CASEL
for systemic Social and Emotional Learning.

"Big World of Little Dude offers a wonderful opportunity to engage children in the importance and practice of kindness from an early age. This is sure to be a useful resource to parents and educators for years to come."

Jennifer Kahn
Making Caring Common &
Harvard Graduate School of Education

"When the children knew that Cara and Little Dude were joining us, their faces lit up with excitement. The activities which emphasized various facets of kindness were fun and engaging. We loved having Cara and Little Dude in our classroom!"

Cailyn DeBie
Teacher at West Side Montessori School

“Cara is great at engaging our younger patrons, lessons are both intentional and fun.Children walk away with a new kindness skill for their emotional toolkit.”

New York Public Library