When Blaine Kiffen moves to town, Willie's longtime friend Stewart becomes his target. Willie and his friends see Blaine's teasing go from harmless to cruel, but how should they handle the situation? Fortunately, adults at their school know just what to say to help the boys identify their power as bystanders.
In this second story in the Urban Character Education series, written for educators, parents, and readers in 3rd through 8th grade, author Kip Jones presents strategies to help kids learn their role as bystanders in stopping bullying. Readers learn along with Willie and his friends how to handle bullying like a B.O.S.S. (Bystanders hold the key; Open your Mouth; Stand up for others; Stick together).