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Stop, Thief! Summary õ 107 è Max said the farmer to his dog one day can you catch a thief Of course He can catch anything And Max eagerly sets off on a uest to find the culprit who has been stealing the farmer's fruits and vegetables Within moments the dog is confident he has spotted the thief a tiny blue bug working on a carrot top Stop thief Max cries Max said the farmer to his dog one day can you catch a thief Of course He can catch anything And Max eagerly sets off on a uest to find the culprit who has been stealing the farmer's fruits and vegetables Within moments the dog is confident he has spotted the thief a tiny blue bug working on a carrot top Stop thief Max cries as the bug flies away Undaunted Max chases after the bug from the carrots to the berries to the beans and the cherries un. I love this book because I fell instantly in love with the main character an adorable little dog named Max His master the farmer gave Max a very important mission A lot of the farm's carrots beans and cherries are missing because of an unidentified thief The farmer asks Max if he can track down the burglar and eradicate him from the property forever Max eagerly jumps at the chance to show his love and loyalty Will it be a mission impossible Not with Max no sir he is on it He scoots off to the carrot patch and hears a buzzing sound He locates a blue bug sitting on top of the feathery green leaves and actually chewing happily away This is Max's Ah ha moment He barksStop Thief and is so focused on this intruder that he totally misses a clue that rabbit has surfaced while chewing on a carrot too Max keeps his eyes on the thief and tracks that blue bug right into the strawberry patch where he encounters a red stained pig who is having a very fulfilling time literally Next he zooms after the bug and off into the bean patch where he converses with a goat who actually has a bean protruding from his mouth during their conversation Max so intent on catching the insect misses that clue too The three crows he stumbles upon next in the cherry trees are than happy to stand guard while Max makes a valiant effort to chase that blue bug off of the farmer's property forever The farm animals are oblivious to the fact that perhaps they might have a part in the mystery of the disappearing food They decide to bless Max and throw him a victory party after all the real culprit is gone isn't he But what is a party without great party food Off they go to gather the last of the farmer's crops They construct a huge pile of goodies to share with Max and celebrate together on his return The animals begin to worry what might happen if the thief returns The huge pile of food they see in front of them seems to grow fingers and beckons them forth to it What if the thief eats all the party food The anxiety monster prods and pokes them enough to succumb to temptation and they hide the food in a very safe place where the robber will never ever find it The fun part as a reader is that you get to solve the mystery and find out exactly where that is hidden No pressure you will figure it out no problem and smile as you do soThe illustrations are gouache on paper and the colour pallet is warm and inviting to look at The story drops clues along the way as to why Max may be on a mission impossible and you the reader can make the mission possible indeed You have to love Max's heart he truly wants to do a great job and please his master the farmer although his detective skills do need to bit of honing
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Til eventually Max watches in satisfaction as the bug flies away over the farm fence What Max totally misunderstands in his enthusiasm however and what youngsters will figure out right away is that the tiny blue bug isn't the thief at all The real thieves are hiding in plain sight right under his nose Author Heather Tekavec has created a perfect storytime choice in this fun and funny picture book as the kid appeal of being in the know while the. This was really cute I think the preschool kids will love this because of the obvious thief especially as the thieves are completely oblivious And the ending is funny Must try it in preschool storytime Especially loved the illustrations and the background of the farmer's work102214 I think my new crowd was too young to get some of the humor in who the actual thieves were I pointed it out at the end and had some blank faces with nodding heads Maybe it got through Would have been better in a lap read or with a slightly older crowd62817 Used as opener for T theme It took a few pages with me trying to help the kids catch on to who the actual thief was They picked up eventually And I know they enjoyed it But it seemed a bit chaotic I believe that is because I still had some of the Toddler Storytime wanna be in preschool and it was less sit down and paying attention But overall it went well It is a bit longer than I remembered
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Stop ThiefLovable dog remains clueless will surely invite repeated readings This story provides an excellent opportunity for discussions about jumping to conclusions and blaming others or even about life on a farm It also offers terrific lessons for building early literacy skills such as moving beyond what is strictly presented in the text and critically thinking about what can be observed in the exuberant and friendly artwork by illustrator Pierre Prat. When the farmer sends Max to catch the thief who's been eating all the carrots berries beans and cherries Max grabs a rope and sets out in confident pursuit He could catch anything His dogged chase after his suspect a tiny blue bug Max discovers chewing a carrot leaf leads him all over the farm encountering other animals who offer to help guard the spoils from the thief The cheerful illustrations the lively reiterations of the title phrase Stop thief and the sweet gullible protagonist Max will delight young readers