A Sock is a Pocket for Your Toes

This spirited read-aloud defines a variety of nontraditional “pockets,” from beds & bells to hats & hugs. Illustrated by Robin Preiss Glasser and published by HarperCollins in 2004.


“Charming, inviting, enticing, heartwarming and simply wonderful.”

Children’s Literature, highly recommended

“Lively, rollicking rhyme—a spur to imaginative thinking…”

School Library Journal

“Leaving young listeners seeing their own worlds in a new way…”


“…the world abounds in nontraditional pockets … fast-moving and fun.”


  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • A Children’s Crown Gallery finalist
  • A Children’s Book-of-the-Month Club choice

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