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A mischievous little fairy carrying a wand and a flashlight, visits children's homes and is responsible for missing and mismatched socks, as well as the troublesome holes. Original watercolor illustrations by fairy artist Kristi Bridgeman. Includes audio CD of story and original fairy song.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published June 15th 2008 by Best Fairy Books
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Marta hoelscher
By Bobbie Hinman
Illustrated by Kristi Bridgeman


Reading level: Ages 3-7
Hardcover: 32 pages
Publisher: Best Fairy Books; Har/Com edition (June 15, 2008)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0978679113
ISBN-13: 978-0978679118


I received this gorgeous picture book from the author today and I just couldn't wait to have a peek inside it! This is a delightful story about a fairy who decorates his home, and finds a use for all those socks that become mismatched or simply disappear mysteriously. But this fairy likes t
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Monica
Ranking on book alone, CD wouldn't play.
Shannon McGee
What a charming book! Did you ever wonder what happens to your missing socks? Why they get holes? Or why they get mismatched? The sock fairy knows why.

I picked this book up because I had read The Knot Fairy, also by Hinman, and really enjoyed it. This is beautifully illustrated, and, like The Knot Fairy, its childlike, whimsical feelings come through. And also like The Knot Fairy, it comes with a CD that has a song about The Sock Fairy and a reading of the book.
Melissa
Bella's school librarian recommended these books to me - simply because "fairies" are a big deal in our house. The 'tooth fairy' and the 'sleeping fairy' have always been regular visitors here, but we now have the 'sock' and 'knot' fairies that visit since reading these stories. A fun read if your child "believes" in fairies, as mine do.
Carissa Worm
I just liked this book because it is a very creative and fun book! Losing socks is something that happens to all of us, and it was an adorable explanation as to why it happened. What a great way to teach creativity and writing creatively to children.
Rachel
Love this one too, so does my 19 month old daughter! She loves the fairies and the mouse in the book, we hunt him out on every page! So cute!
Fariba Aadelvand
I really enjoyed the pictures and thought the concept of the book was very cute! Good for producing connections.
Tracy Morton
Cute. The sock fairy is behind all sorts of sok mayhem.
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Looks like the perfect book for my nieces!
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Bobbie Hinman holds a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and is a former elementary teacher. She has applied her knowledge of children’s literature to the creation of a series of fanciful, award-winning fairy books.


Bobbie’s premise is simple - Who better to blame it on than a fairy?


The Fart Fairy (Release date-May 2010) is the mischievous little fairy we love to blame for the embarrassi

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