Walrus in the Bathtub (Hardcover)

By Deborah Underwood, Matt Hunt (Illustrator)

Dial Books, 9780803741010, 40pp.

Publication Date: July 10, 2018

List Price: 17.99*
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Description

A first, worst impression leads to a lasting friendship in this hilarious picture book romp from the author of the New York Times bestselling Cat series and The Quiet Book.

Things you'd expect to find in the bathtub:
1. Soap bubbles 2. Rubber duckies 3. Shampoo

Things you don't expect to find in the bathtub:
1. WALRUS

As it turns out, once a walrus settles in for a nice long soak, it's pretty darn hard to get him out. What's a family to do? This silly-sweet story will keep readers giggling as a family tries--and tries again!--to evict their unexpected houseguest... before finally realizing why he's there in the first place.


About the Author

Deborah Underwood is the author of several picture books, including the New York Times bestseller The Quiet Book; Bad Bye, Good Bye; and her Cat series, which began with the New York Times bestselling Here Comes the Easter Cat. She lives in San Francisco.

Matt Hunt spent his childhood in the historical county of Worcestershire, England. He holds a degree from the Birmingham School of Art and now lives in Redditch with his wife, and two cats.


Praise For Walrus in the Bathtub

"This silly-sweet story will keep readers giggling as a family tries—and tries again!—to evict their unexpected house guest . . . before finally realizing why he’s there in the first place." —BookRiot

"A fast, fun read . . . Hunt’s big, boisterous cartooning makes the most of this variation on The Man Who Came to Dinner." —Publishers Weekly

"Filled with splish-splash fun. . . . Bright, vivid illustrations are chock-full of details . . . Bath time will never be the same once the kiddos get a look at this book." —BookPage