Rico the Brave Sock Monkey

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Rico the Brave Sock Monkey
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4+
Release Date
August 06, 2013
ISBN
978-0375865046
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In this new Little Golden Book, Rico is a snuggly sock monkey who is born in a noisy factory, put in a box, and driven in the dark to somewhere he's never been. But Rico is never afraid, and his courage is rewarded when he arrives at a toy store, where he's soon chosen by a nice lady to be a special gift to her little boy . . . and, in time, the grown-up boy's little girl.

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A Sweet Sock Monkey
(Updated: November 12, 2013)
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4.5
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5.0
I'm a huge fan of Little Golden Books. There is something about seeing a row full of shiny gold spines that makes my inner child squeal with delight. I was so excited to receive Rico the Brave Sock Monkey to read and review. I really liked the classic feel of this story. Even though it is a "new book" it has the same style of artwork and sweet story line of the books that I fell in love with as a child.

Sock monkeys are nearly everywhere right now and I think young children will love reading about Rico and his adventures with his new family. Golden Books are always a hit in my house with my kids.
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