Snatchabook by Helen Docherty & Thomas Docherty
All the children in Burrow Down are enjoying a bedtime story. But Snatchabook silently watches. One night Eliza Brown heard a "chink" and suddenly her book disappeared! All around Burrow Down bedtime stories begin disappearing, book shelves look bare, and rumors of thieves worry the town. Until Eliza sets a trap to catch the book thief. With her heart thumping, Eliza faces the challenge and realizes that not everyone knows about family and honesty. With limited lyrical text, this is a great PreK-Gr 1 story which instills good family values.