Garfield Takes the Cake is the fifth Garfield comic strip compilation book. It features comics from November 3, 1980 to June 7, 1981. It was first published in June 16, 1982. A larger, colored version was published in 2003.
"Garfield is a fast-talking, late-sleeping, cynical, lovable cat. He hassles Odie, Jon, and Nermal and enchants kids of all ages. Riding the crest of four big best-sellers, he's back — better, fatter, and funnier than ever before!"