I'm Worried by Michael Ian BlackI'm Worried by Michael Ian Black

I'm Worried

byMichael Ian BlackIllustratorDebbie Ridpath Ohi

Picture Books | June 4, 2019

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A girl, a flamingo, and a worried potato star in the third book in New York Times bestselling author Michael Ian Black and illustrator Debbie Ridpath Ohi’s series about feelings—and why they’re good, even when they feel bad.

Potato is worried. About everything.

Because anything might happen.

When he tells his friends, he expects them to comfort him by saying that everything will be okay. Except they don’t. Because it might not be, and that’s okay too. Still, there’s one thing they can promise for sure: no matter what happens…they will always be by his side.
Michael Ian Black is a writer, comedian, and actor who currently appears on Another Period, The Jim Gaffigan Show, and Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp. He created and starred in many television series, including Michael and Michael Have Issues, Stella, and The State. He wrote the screenplay for the film Run, Fatboy, Run and ...
Title:I'm WorriedFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:40 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.5 inShipping dimensions:11 × 8.5 × 0.5 inPublished:June 4, 2019Publisher:Simon & Schuster Books for Young ReadersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1534415866

ISBN - 13:9781534415867

Appropriate for ages: 4


Rated 3 out of 5 by from A great way to talk about worrying When Potato starts to worry about the future, Flamingo starts to get anxious too. Girl reminds them of the bad things that have happened and that everything turned out okay in the end. They found solutions to their dilemmas then but they are not convinced and continue to be nervous. Girl points out that worrying doesn't help because no one knows what will happen. The best that they can do is enjoy the present.
Date published: 2019-07-03

Editorial Reviews

"A fun, reassuring storytime selection or one-on-one read for overly anxious children." - School Library Journal