Join Mr. Fish on All His Deep-Sea Adventures!

More Adventures Under the Sea with Mr. Fish!

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

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The Pout-Pout Fish and the Bully-Bully Shark

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The Pout-Pout Fish, Far, Far from Home

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Meet the Creators

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, and The Pout-Pout Fish in the Big-Big Dark.

Diesen grew up in Midland, Michigan, and started writing poems at a young age. She has worked as a bookseller and a librarian, and now works for a small nonprofit organization, but her greatest joy comes from writing for children. She lives with her family 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.

Fun Activities!

Activity Kit

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Classroom Kit

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Spot the Difference

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Matching Game

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Get Your Pout On!

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