The Pout-pout Fish by Deborah Diesen
  

Synopsis

The Pout-pout Fish by Deborah Diesen

A NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLERDeep in the water, Mr. Fish swims aboutWith his fish face stuckIn a permanent pout.Can his pals cheer him up?Will his pout ever end?Is there something he can learnFrom an unexpected friend?Swim along with the pout-pout fish as he discovers that being glum and spreading -dreary wearies- isn't really his destiny. Bright ocean colors and playful rhyme come together in Deborah Diesen's fun fish story that's sure to turn even the poutiest of frowns upside down.

Reviews

Younger kids will love the repetition of the verses in this tale of a pout-pout fish. -- TIME magazine, from its Top 10 Childrens

...Hanna's cartoonish undersea world swims with hilarious bug-eyed creatures that ooze personality -- Kirkus Reviews

--School Library Journal

--Times Record News

About the Author

Deborah Diesen currently works for a small nonprofit organization and has also worked as a reference librarian and a bookseller. She lives in Grand Ledge, Michigan. 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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Book Info

Format

Hardback
36 pages

Author

Deborah Diesen
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Publisher

Farrar, Straus & Giroux Inc

Publication date

29th August 2013

ISBN

9780374360979


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