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Richard Scarry's The Great Pie Robbery and Other Mysteries

4.32  ·  Rating Details ·  140 Ratings  ·  9 Reviews
Meet Sam Cat and Dudley Pig, detectives: They find fingerprints and search for clues. They catch robbers. They delight young readers with their antics! Whenever the criminals strike Richard Scarry’s two endearing animal sleuths are ready to go—and in this treasury they’re out to catch some pie thieves, nab a supermarket shoplifter who finds an ingenious way to sneak out ...more
Hardcover, 104 pages
Published August 5th 2008 by Sterling
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Shanna Gonzalez
Jun 01, 2009 Shanna Gonzalez rated it really liked it
Sam and Dudley are two detectives, and this trio of stories about them will introduction children to the genre of crime mysteries. In the first, they track down the no-goods who robbed Ma Dog's pie bakery; in the second they solve the mystery of who has been stealing groceries from Grocer Dog's store. In the third they cleverly trap the bandits who have stolen Mrs. Pig's wedding pearls.

Through careful sleuthing, with some slapstick humor and exciting action, the two detectives solve the three my
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May 04, 2010 Mark Mancuso is currently reading it
Carefully scrutinize bags of potatoes...
The Brothers
Feb 23, 2016 The Brothers rated it really liked it
A series of three mysteries told a la Richard Scarry style. Sam Cat and Dudley Pig are called on by the good citizens of BusyTown to seek out and capture various law breakers (all thieves in these cases).

Fun, detailed illustrations.
Holly
Jul 27, 2009 Holly rated it it was amazing
What a great book each little mysterie is so fun as you read them to the liitle ones you soon have the bigger kids gathered around to.
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Vähän isommalle sopivaa "salapoliisitarinaa" jonka yksityiskohtia täynnä olevat kuvat oli vähän liiankin touhukkaita vielä 1-vuotiaalle.
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Jun 24, 2013 Christine rated it it was amazing
Great fun! Didn't have this one as a child, but my boys love all three stories. The supermarket robbery is probably the best, but all are enjoyable.
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