Anyone who does laundry has asked the question…”Where did my sock go?”. I have a basket full of single socks that I fear will never find their match. But where did the sock go? I was never able to figure that out until now…
“Zigi the Alien and the Stinky Socks!” is the second installment of the Zigi the Alien series by Nirit Littaney. In this story Zigi has travelled to earth in search of one of his favourite things – Stinky Socks! Follow Zigi as he roams the streets and parks of your neighborhood, snatching colorful socks for his collection.
“Zigi the Alien and the Stinky Socks!” is another humorous adventure of Zigi the Alien. Zigi’s antics opened up an entire conversation with the kids about what is “right” and “wrong”. Zigi’s loves stinky socks so he takes them from earthlings without asking. For each sock he takes, Zigi leaves behind valuable moon rocks. My children and talked about whether it was right to take someone’s belongings without asking, even if we are leaving something in it’s place.
The kids and I also chatted about how “One man’s trash, is another man’s treasure”. Here on earth, most of us don’t find much value in stinky socks yet to Zigi they are something to be treasured. We discussed how we can recycle our unwanted items so that someone else (or even ourselves) and enjoy them.
The illustrations are are wonderful. Zigi is easily identifiable from his other stories. The colours are bright and will appeal to most children.
“Zigi the Alien and the Stinky Socks!” is a fun story to read with your kids. The author has created a wonderful story explaining the mystery of why our socks go missing! We can’t wait for the next adventure!
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*Disclosure: I received a complimentary copy of “Zigi the Alien and the Stinky Socks!” in exchange for my review. All opinions are 100% my own.