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Alan Katz

Alan Katz is the author of many seriously silly books for children, including the bestselling Take Me Out of the Bathtub and Other Silly Dilly Songs, illustrated by David Catrow. Alan lives in Fairfield County, Connecticut, with his journalist wife, Rose, and their four children. He can also be found at alankatzbooks.com.
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Take Me Out Of The Bathtub

Sing along with the celebrities as they perform a very special version of the “Take Me Out Of The Bathtub” song to celebrate author Allan Katz and the tenth anniversary of the book that started it all.

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Alan Katz
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Keep reading, keep laughing.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. I'd love to be more musical. I don't play any instruments, and wish I could.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. As a writer, I'm living my fantasy profession.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Perfect happiness is the moment when all my kids have done their homework and are busy with pre-bedtime activities that are personally satisfying and enriching for them, yet not overly noisy. I've never actually experienced that moment, but I hear it's wonderful.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. I have great affection for many humorists who are no longer with us; notably Jack Benny and Steve Allen

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