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

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My Life in 8 Words

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Alan Katz
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Keep reading, keep laughing.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Clean your room. No one listens.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. I regret not brushing my teeth better as a kid. I now know if you just wet the toothbrush at bedtime, it doesn't actually help your teeth.

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 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. The ability to laugh, the ability to laugh, and the ability to laugh.

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