This is the third book in the Mrs. Bumbleberry series. It continues the story of Katy and her neighbor Mrs. Bumbleberry. In this story Katy is excited to find a surprise package waiting for her on the porch. She goes to help Mrs.Bumbleberry in the garden and meets friendly Mr. Hank. While getting a bag in the shed Katy sees a shadow cross over the window. Someone is in Mrs. Bumbleberry's garden who isn't supposed to be there. Who is this person and what is she doing? It is another neighbor taking Mrs. Bumbleberry's prize red roses. Along the way Katy learns the importance of telling the truth, and the value in giving instead of receiving.