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At first impression seems predictable but turns out to be funnier than expected. What four year old boy wouldn t love a story that includes a talking cow patty Plus an alligator, a cactus, and a thieving raccoon who gets his comeuppance Wonderful book. A talking cow patty Whatcan I say My library students love this one and so do I The story is about a grandmother who lives in a cabin in the middle of the country all by her lonesome making and eating beans all day, every day until someone starts sneaking in her home at night and stealing all her beans When she finally decides to make the long walk to town to tell the sheriff about the thief, she runs into some unusual friends a snake, a pecan, a cow pie, an alligator, and a cactus who she ends up bringing home with her upon their request , especially when she has no l The story is about a grandmother who lives in a cabin in the middle of the country all by her lonesome making and eating beans all day, every day until someone starts sneaking in her home at night and stealing all her beans When she finally decides to make the long walk to town to tell the sheriff about the thief, she runs into some unusual friends a snake, a pecan, a cow pie, an alligator, and a cactus who she ends up bringing home with her upon their request , especially when she has no luck meeting with the sheriff The new friends set up all over her house and end up using themselves as booby traps to catch the granny s bean thief After they run him off, they stay at the cabin with granny, keeping her company and eating beans The story was very comical, had great illustrations and a funny ending I think this story could work well for a read aloud with a young group of students, especially because of the repetition that is found when granny meets each friend, which could be used during prediction activities After reading this story and relating it to my personal life, I decided this was a picture book that I really liked `Free ⇢ Old Granny and the Bean Thief ⇥ Take your friends where you can find them Old Granny is lonely, living way out in the country with no one to talk to She s happy enough, though, as long as she has her beans One night a thief climbs through the window of her little cabin while she s sleeping and steals her beans Old Granny sets out to see the sheriff Along the way, she meets an odd assortment of talking creatures a snake, a pecan, a cow patty, a prickly pear cactus, and an alligator Soon they ve all befriended Old Granny, and joined forces to help her foil the thief in this humorous tale that glows with the bright, bold colors of the Southwest Old Granny and the Bean Thief is aBank Street Best Children s Book of the Year