Author William C. McLean’s new book “The Powerful Bully Elk” is a rhyming children’s tale exploring the fears and feelings associated with bullying and victimization

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Recent release “The Powerful Bully Elk” from Page Publishing author William C. McLean is a vividly illustrated story that validates the trauma of children subjected to various forms of bullying and illustrates the common and recognizable forms that stress-induced nightmares can take in victims of all ages.

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William C. McLean is an educator and school counselor currently residing in his native Wyoming, where he enjoys exploring the beautiful outdoors, golfing, cooking, and following his favorite sports teams. He has published his new book “The Powerful Bully Elk”: a relatable story about childhood bullying and intimidation for young readers.

“The Powerful Bully Elk” tells the story of a boy who has a crazy dream, in fact a nightmare, about an elk that chases him through various scenes and bullies him along the way. This tale brings to life the tactics a bully might use in real life. It also highlights two important factors to consider regarding bullying behavior and what sets bullying apart from lower-level conflict.

Readers can relate to the dream experience felt by the boy who has a difficult time running away from the elk as if he has weights attached to his legs. The rapid scene changes also mimic what actually might occur during the course of a dream. This book is a creative way to explore the more serious themes of bullying so that it makes a lasting imprint in the minds of young readers. Bullying is a universal problem. Boys can be bullies! Girls can be bullies! Powerful bull elk can be bullies!

Published by Page Publishing, William C. McLean’s engrossing book is a valuable resource for parents, caregivers, and teachers seeking to create open dialogue about the effects of bullying on young children.

Readers who wish to experience this engaging work can purchase “The Powerful Bully Elk” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play, or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

About Page Publishing:

Page Publishing is a traditional, full-service publishing house that handles all the intricacies involved in publishing its authors’ books, including distribution in the world’s largest retail outlets and royalty generation. Page Publishing knows that authors need to be free to create - not mired in logistics like eBook conversion, establishing wholesale accounts, insurance, shipping, taxes, and so on. Page’s accomplished writers and publishing professionals allow authors to leave behind these complex and time-consuming issues to focus on their passion: writing and creating. Learn more at

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