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Richard Scarry's the Great Pie Robbery and Other Mysteriesby Richard Scarry
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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 Scarryand#8217;s two endearing animal sleuths are ready to goand#8212;and in this treasury theyand#8217;re out to catch some pie thieves, nab a supermarket shoplifter who finds an ingenious way to sneak out his goodies, and seize the bad guys who swiped some pearls. What kids will love most, though, are the madcap, slapstick-filled pictures; adorable animal characters; and the engaging (but sometimes clueless) heroes who dress up in a hilarious series of disguises.
For the first time together in one fun volume are three mystery stories featuring Richard Scarry's endearing animal sleuths, Sam Cat and Dudley Pig--two engaging (but sometimes clueless) heroes who dress up in a hilarious series of disguises. Full color.
Sam Cat and Dudley Pig are fine detectivesand#8212;searching for clues, finding fingerprints, and trapping thieves. Now, Grocer Dog has a problem for them to solve: a supermarket shoplifter keeps sneaking out goodies. Whoever it is better watch out, because Sam and Dudley are on the case! Richard Scarry's colorfully madcap pictures, adorable characters, and hilarious antics will delight young readers.
Happy wedding day to Mr. and Mrs. Pig! They're celebrating with a big costume party aboard a steamboat. But Mr. Pig worries someone might steal the gifts, so he invites detectives Sam Cat and Dudley Pigand#8212;disguised as piratesand#8212;to come along. Sure enough, someone soon swipes Mrs. Pig's new pearls. Abounding with Scarry's trademark slapstick, pranks, and pratfalls, this fun mystery will delight kids!
Meet super-sleuths Sam Cat and Dudley Pig: they're after the bad guys who stole yummy pies from Ma Dog's bakery! But when the robbers run into a restaurant where ALL the diners have cherry pie-covered faces, how will Sam and Dudley catch their thieves? With a squinch and a crash and a great big cruuuunch, the bumbling detectives cook up deliciously comic fun!
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Legendary American artist and writer Richard Scarry wrote and illustrated more than 300 books, which have sold over 200 million copies worldwide.
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