Socks by Beverly Cleary

February 21st, 2017 by

Submitted by BAYLEE, Age 9 from North Dakota

Rating: ★★★★★

THESE KIDS HAVE A CAT AND THEY ARE GONNA SELL HIM.WELL AFTER A WHILE NOBODY BYES HIM. SO THEN THESE PEOPLE COME TO BYE HIM AND NAME HIM SOCKS. THE NEW OWNERS HAVE A LITTLE GIRL, AND SO THEY TAKE HIM HOME. THEN THIS GIRL COMES TO STAY THE NIGHT WITH THE NEW ONWERS, THE GIRL HAS A WIG. THAT NIGHT THE GIRL TAKES OFF THE WIG, LAYS IT ON THE TABLE. THEN SOCKS GETS INTO THE WIG, EATS IT UP. SO THE NEXT MORNING THE GIRL WAS UPSET WITH THE CAT. THE NEW OWNERS PUT HIM IN A LAUDRY ROOM. AND NOW HE IS TRAPED IN THERE. SO NOW THE GIRL DOES NOT HAVE THE WIG ANY MORE

Kidsmomo Podcast #28: “The Cat’s Meow”

June 29th, 2010 by

A cat that devours broccoli. A kitten that wears socks. A female feline with a guy’s name. And a cat clan ready to battle. These are just a few of the felines featured in our latest podcast, all about cat books!

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  • A stitch in time saves nine (lives) — aka our mystery book revealed
  • Cat stories from our past
  • Our favorite kidlit kitties (The Broccoli Tapes and Socks)
  • A feline-focused review by YOU (the Warriors series)

Also, don’t forget: our new theme is beach reads — meaning fun, light books! So send us a review of your favorite beach read and check out our picks for easy breezy beach reads.

Till next time, have some fun in the sun!

— Karen and Nancy