Who Is Write Hook Media?

Write Hook Media, LLC is a start-up social entrepreneurial publishing company and consulting agency. Our mission is to empower people to “live life as a champion.” We publish books with the “write hook!”


“Shiver me timbers! Climb aboard for a seagoing yarn with plenty of heart. Dianne de Las Casas and John Couret know that a school hallway can be as frightening as a lagoon full of bull sharks. But with a good map, a brave heart, and a crew of loyal friends, you can find treasure in the most unlikely places. A must-read for swashbucklers and landlubbers alike!”
– Eric A. Kimmel, author of Anansi and the Moss-Covered Rock, Caldecott Honor book Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins, and over 130 award-winning children’s books


NEW! Captain Deadeye: The Bully Shark

front-cover-preview3 Dianne de Las Casas’ and John Couret’s NEWEST book is Captain Deadeye: The Bully Shark, illustrated by the talented Stefan Jolet. It is part of an anti-bully pirate chapter book series! John is bullied at school by a boy named Shark. Because of John’s lazy eye, Shark gives him the nickname “Deadeye John.” To cheer him up, John’s mom sends him on a treasure hunt, where he finds a chest full of goodies. He reaches inside and pulls out an eye patch and a pirate hat. He becomes “Captain Deadeye, Master of the Seven Seas.” Through his pirate adventures battling a raging storm; facing his nemesis, Captain Blackheart; and confronting a monstrous bull shark, he finds the courage to stand up to his real-life bully at school. A heartwarming ending demonstrates that books and friends are true treasures. Visit www.captaindeadeye.com.


Anti-Bully Author Visits by Dianne de Las Casas and John Couret

Because of their own personal experiences with being bullied, Authors Dianne de Las Casas and John Couret are passionate about bringing awareness to the issue of bullying, helping students cope, and providing solutions to this pervasive problem. John was teased as a child because of his lazy eyes and called “Deadeye John.” Dianne was teased as a child because of third-degree burn scars covering a large portion of her body. In their anti-bully book series, a cast of cool characters (Captain Deadeye, Scarlet, and Buccaneer Bracey) go on swashbuckling adventures across the seven seas and find the courage to face their real-life bullies, creating positive change within their own communities. In their fun, powerful, and interactive author visit program for grades K-6, students learn how to be “Masters of the 7 Cs” and become “Lifesavers.” So join John and Dianne in their national campaign to Stop Bullying! Be a Lifesaver! Visit www.CaptainDeadeye.com.


Championship Minute Video Series

Theme: Purpose

Write Hook Media CEO, John Couret’s Championship Minute series has words of wisdom for everyone. Watch your 60 seconds to a better you now! Watch the series at johncouret.com!


Breaking Barriers Book

Breaking Barriers Book CoverJohn Couret, President and CEO of Write Hook Media, has a brand-new personal growth book, Breaking Barriers: How to Knock Out Adversity and Live Life as a Champion. Debuting on June 5, the hands-on book focuses on John’s method of knocking out adversity: Conflict Resolution, Centering Yourself, Confidence, Change, and Communication. You will break barriers and live life as a champion!


Hire John Couret and Dianne de Las Casas

Dianne de Las Casas and John Couret
Dianne de Las Casas and John Couret

John Couret and Dianne de Las Casas challenge you to go the distance and raise the stakes. Hire John and Dianne to motivate your team today.