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Season 04, Episode 14
Air Date January 7, 1988
Writer Janet Leahy
Director Jay Sandrich
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Bookworm is the fourteenth episode of The Cosby Show's fourth season which was first broadcast on January 7, 1988.


Clair is afraid Cliff will embarrass her at her book club meeting by pretending he read the book being discussed. Cliff insists he will finish the book on time, but Clair thinks he will try to fake his way through. Also, Sondra and Elvin entertain their first overnight guests – Vanessa, Rudy and Theo.