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Book details
  • Genre:FICTION
  • SubGenre:Humorous / General
  • Language:English
  • Series title:Confused Dudes
  • Series Number:1
  • Pages:32
  • Paperback ISBN:9781667847719

Confused Dudes & the Sockness Monster

by Cristina Worgul

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Misunderstanding turns to mystery and terror for best buds DJ and Parker! It takes a lesson from an older sister to calm these charmingly confused dudes.


Get ready to laugh AND learn while reading, "Confused Dudes & the Sockness Monster!" 


Best buds DJ and Parker cannot wait to tell spooky stories during their sleepover until - BOOM! Bangs from the basement and missing socks make them shudder. Could a REAL monster be right beneath them? The Sockness Monster uses suspense and humor to convey themes about friendship and learning. You'll chuckle out loud with these charmingly confused dudes!

This fun and educational text also includes three pages of supplemental learning activities with a focus on creativity, personification, and vocabulary!

About the author

Cristina Worgul lives in Long Island, New York with her husband, three children, and two puppies who've chewed way too much of their furniture! A veteran English teacher, she is a lover of language and learning. Aside from books, Cristina's favorite things are blaringly loud music, silly scary stories, and lots of laughter.

Illustrated by Andrew Traficante 

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Laundry Day! Thank you for making laundry fun! My son and have made a little game with our spare socks. We are trying to see if there is a "Sockness Monster" in our house! Is it mom, the puppy or something else! The confused dudes are definitely going to be in our must read rotation for years to come! Read more
Don't be confused This is NOT just a seasonal book! I purchased this for my son (4) and my daughter (7) and they LOVE IT. We have read it so many times that we have lost count. Not only is the story entertaining but it is educational as well! Read more
A win all around! This story is a real treat! My 2nd grade niece was delighted by the mystery of missing socks! The pictures kept her laughing. She also proudly said she understands personification. A win all around! We can't wait for the second book in the series already! Read more