Monthly Archives: February 2016

The Pout-Pout Fish by Deborah Diesen

Pro-street harassment and anti-consent: A smorgasbord of awful in The Pout-Pout Fish

Hey sugar, smile! You’d be so much prettier if you smiled. My daughter was gifted a copy of┬áThe Pout-Pout Fish, by Deborah Diesen, for Christmas. At first glance it seems great: fun illustrations, catchy rhyming scheme, the words “New York Times Bestseller” on the cover. It took one read through to discover that it is […]