The Couch Potato

The Couch Potato

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The Couch Potato has everything he needs within reach of his sunken couch cushion. But when the electricity goes out, Couch Potato is forced to peel himself away from the comforts of his living room and venture outside. And when he does, he realizes ...

Title:The Couch Potato
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780062954534
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    The Couch Potato Reviews

  • Cassie Thomas

    “I noticed the stillness.”During a pandemic one could feel an intense connection to The Couch Potato, you might say. You is me, I might say, because let’s face it - we’ve been at home. But the...

  • La Coccinelle

    This, the fourth installment in Jory John and Pete Oswald's series about sentient foodstuffs, was obviously conceived before 2020 and children became bombarded with the message to stay inside, glued t...

  • Abby Johnson

    Couch Potato loves to sit on the couch, surrounded by screens at all hours of the day. But when the power goes out he just might discover that there's more to the world that's worth exploring. This is...

  • Laura

    “My favorite place to slouch is on the couch.”Ditto! :)Couch Potato has everything he needs at his fingertips from headphones to TV to bunny slippers. And of course, the couch. His spot. His kingd...

  • M

    I love how punny all the little parodies are inside Jory John's books! They always crack me up. I think that may be the reason I love reading all these books.I especially love how this book promotes g...

  • Kaui

    Fun children's book about a Couch Potato. Illustrations are charming. Text is simple. Message is accepting and encouraging - how a couch potato might, just might, feel like getting off the comfy cozy ...

  • Cynthia

    I feel like this book was a personal attack on how I coped with 2020.If only Jory John knew what was coming when he published this book...All jokes aside, this wasn't my favorite Bad Seed book but it ...

  • Katy

    Honestly, very poor timing to tell kids they should be spending more time socializing and not at home. This maybe should have been delayed.This book also barely skirts being one of those books that se...

  • Ame

    "It looked like a desktop background...only it was real."Who can't relate to the weird rapture of being outside if it's been awhile? I'm feeling that this year more than ever before! ...

  • Kelly Staten

    Couch Potato has the best life sitting around all day in fuzzy slippers on a comfy couch. And with a super cool device that will fetch snacks whenever the spud wants, there’s no need to get up when ...