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Pout-Pout Fish: Back to School

Pout-Pout Fish: Back to School

A Pout-Pout Fish Paperback Adventure

Written by Deborah Diesen; illustrated by Dan Hanna

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

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Get ready to go back to school with the Pout-Pout Fish! Mr. Fish is going back to school to be a substitute teacher, and he's nervous—until he meets a little guppy who can help him! At an affordable price point, and with two pages of stickers, this new format is fun and accessible for Mr. Fish's fans and newcomers alike.

Praise for Pout-Pout Fish: Back to School

Praise for the Pout-Pout Fish series:

"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

"The playful, rhyming verse is well matched with Hanna's funny cartoon illustrations." —School Library Journal

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

Reviews from Goodreads

Written by Deborah Diesen; illustrated by Dan Hanna

Deborah Diesen currently works for a small nonprofit organization and has also worked as a reference librarian and a bookseller. She is the creator of The Pout-Pout Fish series. She lives in Grand Ledge, Michigan.

Dan Hanna has over ten years of experience in the animation industry, and his work has appeared on BBC America and the Cartoon Network. He is the illustrator of The Pout-Pout Fish series. He lives in Oxnard, California.

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Jennifer Beckwith

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

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