The Couch Potato

Book review by Angela Zimmerman, Common Sense Media
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age 4+

Lively tale encourages and celebrates screen-free time.

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Book Details

  • Author: Jory John
  • Illustrator: Pete Oswald
  • Genre: Picture Book
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers
  • Publication date: November 3, 2020
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 4 - 8
  • Number of pages: 40
  • Available on: Audiobook (unabridged), Hardback, Kindle
  • Last updated: June 29, 2022

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