Katz, Alan

Alan has written 35 highly acclaimed children’s books, including Take Me Out of the Bathtub and Other Silly Dilly Songs, Don’t Say That Word!, and the award-winning poetry bookOOPS! His first two Awesome Achievers non- fiction books, combining facts and laughs, will be released in August.

Alan is a six-time Emmy-nominated writer for series including The Rosie O’Donnell Show, Taz-Mania, Pinkalicious and Peterrific, The Grammy Awards and Tony Awards, various Nickelodeon shows, network specials and game shows. He has also created comic books, trading card sets, web videos, TV commercials and hundreds of other special projects for kids and their parents. www.alankatzbooks.com

3 Fun Facts

1. Alan’s favorite food is cantaloupe
2. Alan is the creator of Dogseeds—a new seed project that lets you try to grow a dog!
3. Most nights, Alan sleeps in a bright orange shirt