Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Way of the Warrior Kid

Decorated Navy SEAL officer and New York Times bestselling author Jocko Willink brings his leadership strategy and fitness regimen to young readers with the illustrated chapter book Way of the Warrior Kid series. When Marc barely survives fifth grade, it falls to his super-cool Uncle Jake to whip him into shape–the Navy SEAL way–with disciplined exercises for both mind and body that will help Marc score high in gym and math classes, and give him the confidence to stand up to school bullies.

Books in this Series

Way of the Warrior Kid

Way of the Warrior Kid

Way of the Warrior Kid (Volume 1)
Jocko Willink; illustrations by Jon Bozak
Feiwel & Friends

National Bestseller

Fifth grade was the worst year of Marc’s life. He stunk at gym class, math was too hard for him, the school lunch was horrible, and his class field trip was ruined...

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About the author

Jocko Willink

JOCKO WILLINK served 20 years as a Navy SEAL. He was in combat in Iraq during the Battle of Ramadi, a conflict that resulted in numerous medals for his efforts. After his tours, Willink served as a Navy SEAL instructor before forming Echelon Front with Leif Babin, a leadership training group that uses the lessons and expertise the pair learned as SEALs to train leaders beyond the military. Willink lives in San Diego, California. He is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Extreme Ownership, the children's book Way of the Warrior Kid, and creator of the popular podcast, JOCKO PODCAST.

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Jocko Podcast

Jon Bozak

Jon Bozak is a creative director in NYC where he develops award-winning programs and products in the digital media advertising world. Part of the new breed of multi-tool creatives, he’s a prolific storyteller, designer, analytic problem solver and content developer who loves nothing more than meeting a new creative challenge. In 2008 he authored Demo: The Story of a Junkyard Dog, a modern fable for kids about America’s disposable culture. He currently lives in Brooklyn, NY with his insta-famous, dog 'SmilingBrinks'.

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Jon Bozak