Ricky Sticky Fingers by Julia Cook
Finally, a book that confronts the issue of stealing and offers a strategy to curb the desire to steal Through a fun and whimsical story, children will learn the concept of ownership and how it feels when someone doesn’t respect what is yours. Meet Ricky A cute little boy that just can’t seem to figure out that stealing is wrong.
Ricky learns first-hand what it feels like to have something stolen from him. Then, he uses the “GOOD” inside of himself to overtake the “BAD” and returns the items that he took from others. This book uses empathy in a powerful way to teach children that stealing is wrong.
Publisher: National Center for Youth Issues
Category: Social Themes - Emotions & Feelings Social Themes - Values & Virtues