"When a piece of cake goes missing from her classroom, a traditionally built young boy is tagged as the culprit. Precious, however, is not convinced. She sets out to find the real thief. Along the way she learns that your first guess isn’t always right. She also learns how to be a detective."
Geared for children 7 years old and up. There are beautiful simple woodcuts on just about every page. It starts off with Obed telling his daughter, Precious, about how he came face to face with a lion as a child and how he is still alive... Even an adult would be captivated by this interesting and sweet story of a little girl in Africa.