The Pout-Pout Fish Tank (Mixed media product)

A Book and Fish Set (A Pout-Pout Fish Adventure)

By Deborah Diesen, Dan Hanna (Illustrator)

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR), 9780374300913, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 7, 2014

List Price: 16.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

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 this fun fish story that's sure to turn little frowns into big smiles.
This set includes a smaller-sized hardcover edition of the complete (unabridged) original storybook and an adorable 6-inch plush fish in a package designed to look like a fish tank.



About the Author

Deborah Diesen is the New York Times bestselling author of The Pout-Pout Fish, named by Time Magazine as one of the Ten Best Children’s Books of 2008, and The Pout-Pout Fish in the Big-Big Dark. Diesen grew up in Midland, Michigan, and started writing poems at a young age. She has worked as a bookseller and a librarian, and now works for a small nonprofit organization, but her greatest joy comes from writing for children. She lives with her family 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 Santa Barbara, California. He is the illustrator of the Pout-Pout Fish books.


Praise For The Pout-Pout Fish Tank: A Book and Fish Set (A Pout-Pout Fish Adventure)

“Younger kids will love the repetition of the verses in this tale of a pout-pout fish.” —TIME magazine, from its Top 10 Childrens' Books of 2008 List

“Winning artwork...Hanna's cartoonish undersea world swims with hilarious bug-eyed creatures that ooze personality” —Kirkus Reviews

“Appealing...the cartoon illustrations of undersea life are bright and clean and the protagonist's exaggerated expressions are entertaining.” —School Library Journal

“Diesen's clever rhymes are playful and fun and are sure to keep children's imaginations swimming from page to page.” —Times Record News