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The Pout-Pout Fish and the Can't-Sleep Blues

The Pout-Pout Fish and the Can't-Sleep Blues

A Pout-Pout Fish Adventure

Deborah Diesen; pictures by Dan Hanna

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

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Mr. Fish can't fall asleep in The Pout-Pout Fish and the Can't-Sleep Blues, an unabridged board book conversion of the original jacketed hardcover in the New York Times bestselling Pout-Pout Fish series by writer Deborah Diesen and illustrator Dan Hanna.

Mr. Fish is feeling tired, but he can't seem to snooze.
He's got a bad case of the can't-sleep blues!
His friends give good advice, and Mr. Fish tries his best.
But their methods don't work! Will he ever get some rest?


Swim along with Mr. Fish as he has trouble falling asleep one night. With help from his friends, he just might figure out a bedtime routine of his own.

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Deborah Diesen; pictures by Dan Hanna

Deborah Diesen is the author of the New York Times bestselling Pout-Pout Fish series. She currently works for a nonprofit organization and has also worked as a librarian and a bookseller. She lives in Grand Ledge, Michigan.

Dan Hanna is the illustrator of the New York Times bestselling Pout-Pout Fish series. He has over ten years of 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

Dan Hanna

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

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