{read online Textbooks} The Not Very Merry Pout-Pout FishAuthor Deborah Diesen – Albawater.co

The pout pout fish returns in this fourth picture book devoted to his adventures, this time confronting the sometimes stressful experience of Christmas shopping Determined to get his friends gifts that are just right, Mr Fish ends up rejecting everything he sees, winding up with nothing as all the shops close Has he ruined Christmas Or will the wise Miss Shimmer show him what holiday gift giving is all about Like its predecessors, The Not Very Merry Pout Pout Fish features a fun read alou The pout pout fish returns in this fourth picture book devoted to his adventures, this time confronting the sometimes stressful experience of Christmas shopping Determined to get his friends gifts that are just right, Mr Fish ends up rejecting everything he sees, winding up with nothing as all the shops close Has he ruined Christmas Or will the wise Miss Shimmer show him what holiday gift giving is all about Like its predecessors, The Not Very Merry Pout Pout Fish features a fun read aloud text in rhymeIn a festive ocean corner, Fish were decking out the reef, Hanging tinsel, bows, and lights, In a holiday motifas well as colorful, engaging illustrations I particularly enjoyed all of the little visual details in the shopping scenes, as Mr Fish browses through everything from scale polish to Kraken s Crackers Recommended to all Pout Pout Fish fans, and to anyone looking for picture books that specifically address the gift giving process at Christmas The Not Very Merry Pout Pout Fish written by Deborah Diesen illustrated by Dan Hanna New York Farrar Straus Giroux, c2015 32 pages SUMMARY Mr Fish is having a hard time finding the right presents for his friends, until he learns that the best gifts come from the heart verso REVIEW There were two things that I liked about this book 1 the idea of making homemade gifts for his friends which seemed to fit their personalities and were enjoyed by everyone and 2 some of the humor of The Not Very Merry Pout Pout Fish written by Deborah Diesen illustrated by Dan Hanna New York Farrar Straus Giroux, c2015 32 pages SUMMARY Mr Fish is having a hard time finding the right presents for his friends, until he learns that the best gifts come from the heart verso REVIEW There were two things that I liked about this book 1 the idea of making homemade gifts for his friends which seemed to fit their personalities and were enjoyed by everyone and 2 some of the humor of the items in the stores which most children may not understand One phrase keeps being repeated throughout the book describing the best gift which turns out to wrong.FORMAT The one I read was in board book format which I don t think is a good title for little ones too long for little listeners and beginning readers This is cute I really loved all the hidden little things, like at the fish store Captain Ahab s Peg Leg was on display Also it s just punny how they structured this book great for older people reading to a younger generation Manta Claus for exampleMy only complaint really was, I would have loved to have seen a little foil art Like in Rainbow Fish I don t know the correct term for it But as much as our main character talked about gifts with bling zing I just think that could hav This is cute I really loved all the hidden little things, like at the fish store Captain Ahab s Peg Leg was on display Also it s just punny how they structured this book great for older people reading to a younger generation Manta Claus for exampleMy only complaint really was, I would have loved to have seen a little foil art Like in Rainbow Fish I don t know the correct term for it But as much as our main character talked about gifts with bling zing I just think that could have really sold it for me Still great though This is a wonderful rhyming book that shows a really great way to give gifts to friends The pictures are full of humor and lovely, active sea creatures It is a wonderful lesson for kids Highly recommended for Christmas or anytime Grades K 5. So the thing to remember is, I don t know the first thing about children s books That being said, the rhyming in here is cheesy, and perhaps the illustrations really appeal to young eyeballs but I am not impressed. I loved the original tale, The Pout Pout Fish, and I wasn t sure if this would simply be a typical holiday book, cashing in on the success of the first book.I was actually quite pleased with the story, although I still prefer the original I loved the original tale, The Pout Pout Fish, and I wasn t sure if this would simply be a typical holiday book, cashing in on the success of the first book.I was actually quite pleased with the story, although I still prefer the original Super cute book I read it to some kids in my sons class today nearly choked up Very nice storyline Fun rhyming Great illustrations Super cute book I read it to some kids in my sons class today nearly choked up Very nice storyline Fun rhyming Great illustrations Pout Pout Fish has this mantra about the perfect Christmas present A gift should be big,And a gift should be bright.And a gift should be perfect Guaranteed to bring delight.And a gift should have meaningPlus a bit of bling zing,So I ll shop till I dropFor each just right thing Well, I don t agree I have told the girls for forever that the best gifts are ones from the heart I am so glad little Pout Pout Fish learned that Isn t it amazing that he and the lovely lady fish have such a great suppl Pout Pout Fish has this mantra about the perfect Christmas present A gift should be big,And a gift should be bright.And a gift should be perfect Guaranteed to bring delight.And a gift should have meaningPlus a bit of bling zing,So I ll shop till I dropFor each just right thing Well, I don t agree I have told the girls for forever that the best gifts are ones from the heart I am so glad little Pout Pout Fish learned that Isn t it amazing that he and the lovely lady fish have such a great supply of craft items I am so envious I gave the book, three stars but both girls liked it so much they gave it four stars so there you have it four stars A gift should be big,And a gift should be brightAnd a gift should be perfect Guaranteed to bring delightAnd a gift should have meaningPlus a bit of bling zing,So I ll shop till I dropFor each just right thing Will Mr Fish find perfect gifts for everyone on his list Will he finish his shopping in time Swim along with Mr Fish on his holiday shopping quest He might just discover that the best gifts of all come straight from the heart well I would have given this one three stars but given how much my son LOVED this book I am giving it 4 He d easily give it five Don t ask me what about it caught his attention He s four He probably doesn t even know but we ve read this thing every night for months Finally time to go back to the library and he was still so sad Might have to buy it It talks about giving gifts from the heart, not from the pocket book.