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The Pout-Pout Fish Goes to School

The Pout-Pout Fish Goes to School

A Pout-Pout Fish Adventure

Deborah Diesen; Pictures by Dan Hanna

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

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An unabridged board book edition of a Pout-Pout Fish favorite! The New York Times–bestselling Pout-Pout Fish returns for the first day of school.

Mr. Fish is nervously awaiting his first day of school, and he frets about not knowing how to write his name, how to draw shapes, and how to do math—until he's reassured that school is the perfect place to learn how to master all of these new skills, in Pout-Pout Fish Goes to School from Deborah Diesen and Dan Hanna.

Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year, SCIBA Book Award - Winner

Praise for The Pout-Pout Fish Goes to School

“Diesen tackles a worry not often found in back-to-school books; young Mr. Fish will ease children's fears about what will be expected of them.” —Kirkus Reviews

“Fans of this series will appreciate Diesen's rhythmic - and ultimately reassuring - text, and Hanna's sunny illustrations contain many clever details.” —Booklist

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Deborah Diesen; Pictures by Dan Hanna

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. She has worked as a bookseller and a librarian, and now works for a small nonprofit organization. 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 the Cartoon Network. He lives in Oxnard, California.

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Jennifer Beckwith

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

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