The Boy Who Lost His Fun


When Henry wakes up one morning, he discovers that he’s lost his fun! Join Henry as he discovers the meaning of true happiness.

This book shows readers that is alright to not feel happy all the time, that feelings are transitory, it promotes mental health awareness and self-care, showing how love and support can help your wellbeing. The simple, rhyming text making the story accessible to young readers, alongside a colour pallete indicative of mood for reference.

Author Bio:

Stephen lives in Tasmania with his family, and the birth of his son was the inspiration behind the book. He has always enjoyed writing, and did a Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing. He is currently working on a novel.

Illustrator Bio:

Jelena is an illustrator born in Old Yugoslavia but grew up in Germany. Her passion for understanding the dynamics of nature led her to study physics, and work as a researcher. She recently returned to her first love of drawing and painting, fuelled by her introduction to art when she was young by a classical Serbian artist. Jelena lives with her brave, adventurous baby girl and her lovely husband in the UK, but she tends to move where the winds of life take her.

  • Soft cover (Picture book)
  • Age range 3 – 6yrs
  • Full Colour
  • 32 Page