The Sock Fairy is a mischievous little fairy responsible for lost socks, mismatched socks and the occasional hole in the toe. Finally there is a solution to the age-old mystery surrounding the whereabouts of missing socks. Included with the book is an audio CD featuring the story narration and an original song. With its full-page watercolor illustrations throughout, this rhyming book gives children pure enjoyment and allows them to believe in make-believe. After all, who better to blame it on than a fairy? This book is perfect for beginning readers.
|Product dimensions:||8.60(w) x 11.30(h) x 0.70(d)|
|Age Range:||4 - 7 Years|
About the Author
Bobbie Hinman has a B.S degree in Elementary Education, with a minor in Children's Literature. The combination of her teaching experience and time spent with her ten grandchildren has made her feel right at home in the world of children's books. Her first four books have received a combined total of twenty-four children's book awards.
Bobbie has been a speaker and presenter at numerous schools, libraries and bookstores, as well as major book festivals all across the United States and in Canada. Her articles have appeared in the Independent Book Publishers Association magazine and in many blogs and interviews. Her bookstore events have been featured in the Barnes & Noble Inside newsletter.
Bobbie loves to create stories that reveal some of the less practical and more magical explanations of life's little mysteries. After all, who better to blame it on than a fairy? Her rhymng books each come with an audio CD that features the story narration and an original song.
Bobbie and her husband reside in Florida with their two kitties.
Kristi Bridgeman is known for her sepia tones and glowing lines; her work has been said to resemble that of Victorian children's book illustrators. She has received numerous awards for her illustrations and has been honored as one of 150 Top Women Artists through the Federation of Canadian Artists. Her original watercolor illustrations are truly captivating. Kristi resides in Victoria, B.C., Canada.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This is a great book, and went really well when I incorporated it with the Silly Socks game for my class. Pictures and story are great and colorful.
The Sock Fairy is a recipient of the prestigious Mom's Choice Award. The Mom's Choice Awards honors excellence in family-friendly media, products and services. An esteemed panel of judges includes education, media and other experts as well as parents, children, librarians, performing artists, producers, medical and business professionals, authors, scientists and others. A sampling of the panel members includes: Dr. Twila C. Liggett, ten-time Emmy-winner, professor and founder of PBS's Reading Rainbow; Julie Aigner-Clark, Creator of Baby Einstein and The Safe Side Project; Jodee Blanco, New York Times best-selling Author; LeAnn Thieman, motivational speaker and coauthor of seven Chicken Soup For The Soul books; and Tara Paterson, Certified Parent Coach and founder of the Mom's Choice Awards. Parents and educators look for the Mom's Choice Awards seal in selecting quality materials and products for children and families.