The Not Very Merry Pout Pout Fish by Deborah Diesen


The Not Very Merry Pout Pout Fish by Deborah Diesen

A gift should be big, And a gift should be bright.And a gift should be perfect-Guaranteed to bring delight.And a gift should have meaningPlus a bit of bling-zing, So I'll shop till I dropFor each just-right thing!

Will Mr. Fish find perfect gifts for everyone on his list? Will he finish his shopping in time?

Swim along with Mr. Fish on his holiday shopping quest. He might just discover that the best gifts of all come straight from the heart.


Mr. Fish has a yuletide pout, as time is running out to find the perfect gift for all his friends on his holiday shopping list. The fun repetitive rhyme A gift should be big/And a gift should be bright/And a gift should be perfect/Guaranteed to bring delight... is one readers can chime in on as Mr. Fish keeps searching for the right presents. This addition to the Pout-Pout Fish series will bring holiday delight. School Library Journal

About the Author

Deborah Diesen currently works for a small nonprofit organization and has also worked as a reference librarian and a bookseller. Her first book, The Pout-Pout Fish, also illustrated by Dan Hanna, was a New York Times bestseller and a TIME magazine Top 10 Book of the Year. She lives in Michigan with her family.

Dan Hanna has over ten years' experience in the animation industry, and his work has appeared on BBC America and the Cartoon Network. He lives in Oxnard, California.

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32 pages


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Publication date

23rd September 2015



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