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. 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. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. SpongeBob

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. My greatest flaw is procrastination. Can I tell you more about this later?

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. My favorite song is "American Pie." I have 4,235 choices for spots 2 through 5.

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