Blog Tour Review, I’m Terrified of Bath Time

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I am thrilled to be hosting a spot on the I’M TERRIFIED OF BATH TIME by Simon Rich & Tom Toro Blog Tour hosted by Rockstar Book Tours. Check out my post and make sure to enter the giveaway!

 

About The Book:

Title: I’M TERRIFIED OF BATH TIME

Author: Simon Rich & Tom Toro

Pub. Date: April 5, 2022

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Formats: Hardcover, eBook, Audiobook

Pages: 40

Find it: GoodreadsAmazon, Audible, B&NiBooks Audiobook, Kobo AudiobookTBD, Bookshop.org


A hilarious and clever bath-time picture book by humorist, novelist, and TV writer Simon Rich, with illustrations by Tom Toro (How to Potty Train Your Porcupine).


And so begins a hilarious dip into the choppy waters of a nightly ritual that parents and children alike often dread. Filled with soapsuds, rubber duckies, and existential angst, Simon Rich’s debut picture book is a splashy tale of cleanliness—and survival. This irreverent read-aloud treat about facing fear and embracing adventure might just change the way you see bath time (and your bathroom) forever.

Reviews:

“A visual (and comedic) feast for budding smart-alecks.”Patton Oswalt

“Along with offering a bit of bathroom behavior modification, this is, undeniably, storytime gold for young audiences large or small.”―Booklist

“This delightful picture book turns the widespread phenomenon of toddler bathtime fears on its head…The book’s skillfully crafted storyline will appeal to children as well as adults working to avoid meltdowns when little ones have a wash. … A refreshing, amusing approach to overcoming ablutophobia in small children.” ―Kirkus

My review

This is such a cute book and will help you turn the tumultuous bath time into fun time.  The illustrations are so flipping cute.  Instead of focusing on the child and their fears or insecurities at the dreaded bath time, we hear what the tub thinks about being filled with a misbehaving toddler and offers suggestions on how the two can enjoy these moments together.  An enjoyable book for both the toddler and parent.  Give it a try and next you’ll be looking for a book to help get your tot out of the bath and into bed.

 

About Simon Rich:


Simon Rich has written for Saturday Night Live, Pixar, and The Simpsons. He is the creator and  showrunner of Man Seeking Woman (FXX) and Miracle Workers (TBS), which he based on his books. His other collections include New Teeth, Hits and MissesSpoiled Brats, and Ant Farm. He is a frequent contributor to the New Yorker.

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About Tom Toro:

Tom Toro is a cartoonist and writer. He is the author-illustrator of How to Potty Train Your Porcupine. Over two hundred of his cartoons have been published in the New Yorker since 2010. Tom lives in Portland, Oregon, with his wife, kid, and cat.

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Giveaway Details:

1 winner will receive a finished copy of I’M TERRIFIED OF BATH TIME, US Only.

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Tour Schedule:
Week One:

4/4/2022

Unconventional Quirky Bibliophile

Review/IG Post

4/5/2022

BookHounds YA

Review/IG Post

4/6/2022

Jazzy Book Reviews

Review

4/7/2022

The book review crew

Review/IG Post

4/8/2022

The Momma Spot

Review/IG Post

Week Two:

4/11/2022

Little Red Readz

Review

4/12/2022

One More Exclamation

Review/IG Post

4/13/2022

@just_another_mother_with_books

Review

4/14/2022

Do You Dog-ear?

Review/IG Post

4/15/2022

Nerdophiles

Review

 

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