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 October 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!"