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Author: Beverly Cleary, Beatrice Darwin (Illustrator)
Socks is one happy cat....
— He lives with a nice young couple called Brickers who play with him, pet him, feed him treats, and always have a warm lap for him to sit in. Then a new baby joins the family Suddenly, the Brickers are sharing their laps and love with Charles William, and Socks is getting into trouble. He ru...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780380709267
ISBN-10: 0380709260
Publication Date: 11/1/1990
Pages: 176
Reading Level: Ages 9-12
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.

3.9 stars, based on 42 ratings
Publisher: HarperTrophy
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette
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PurpleZebra avatar reviewed Socks on + 6 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 2
this is my childhood favorite!!
an absolute favorite!!
if you have not read it, then...then...i just dont know!
i rember lying in bed with my jamies on and teeth brushed, laughing like crazy while my parents read Socks to me!
this book is so loved, that when i got a kitty in 2nd grade, guess what her name became?

then why am i getting rid of it? i have two coppies i discovered.
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Helpful Score: 1
a purr-fectly hilarious portrait of life with a baby from a cat's point of view. Children's book.
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ronafish79 avatar reviewed Socks on + 18 more book reviews
A cute little book about a troublesome little cat that gets itself into a world of trouble. Great for all ages, I still read it 20 years after first reading it. full of laughs, love and friendship.
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This is a very sweet and adorable book, my favorite when I was a child. Of course, anything by Beverly Cleary is wonderful.
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I read this book and loved it, of course I was a bit younger then...
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Scholastic RL 4.2 - Grandkids loved it! (So did I!)
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Socks is king of the house until the baby comes! Fun for all ages.
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Beverly Cleary classic about a cat. This was my all-time favorite book when I was a child.
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very cute story
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Another fun book by Beverly Cleary that all of my kids just loved!
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I read this book my freshman year of high school.I was curious and it sounded intresting.Glad I did!I recommend this book for any age.It's a funny story and a good one.I really liked it.I can still remember bits and pieces of the story even today.I think it's a book worth reading,keeping and passing down.