"The Adventures of Poi n' Kai and the Seashell Snatcher" written by Marissa Molina!
A series about a young girl named Kai and her best friend Poi who both deeply desire for everyone to feel important, heard, seen, and loved.
Poi and Kai want to make a beautiful necklace to enter the Seashell Necklace Contest and win a shiny prize! As they're collecting shells to make their necklace, they run into the dreadful Seashell Snatcher! Join them on their first adventure to discover who the Seashell Snatcher is and learn the importance of understanding, teamwork, and forgiveness.