Introducing The Little Blue Worm: Written and Illustrated By Z.B. Sanders. Genres: Parent Participation In Education and Early Childhood Education. This is a children’s book written for all ages on the topic of “bullying.” This is a modern adaptation of “The Ugly Duckling” in order to discuss bullying openly with children, without having to “single out” bullies or the bullied parties. This story was made as a visual aid resource for teachers, parents, coaches, teens or children.