I Am a Thief!
I Am a Thief!
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I Am a Thief!

Written by Abigail Rayner & illustrated by Molly Ruttan
Published by NorthSouth Books
Prices as of Aug 13

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When Eliza Jane Murphy–line leader, captain of the worm rescue team–impulsively pockets a sparkly green stone from her classroom’s “Exploring Green” display table, her heart crumples. My heart stopped singing. My letters went wonky. I was too heavy to swing! I wanted to put it back . . . But what if someone saw? But when she discovers that nearly everyone in her family took something once in their lives–from her baby brother and mom, to her nana with her sausage-stealing dog–Eliza overcomes her shame to make things right. A hilarious and heartfelt story about stealing and finding the courage to do the right thing.

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Book Details

ISBN
9780735842892
Publication Date
September 3, 2019
Page Count
40
Audience
Picture
Reading Age
4 - 8 years
ASIN/ISBN 10
0735842892
Lexile® Level
530L
Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
~N
Est. ATOS® Book Level
~3.5

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