Synopses & Reviews
Five years before Goodnight Moon, Margaret Wise Brown and Clement Hurd, one of the most popular author and illustrator teams in children s book history, produced this magically comforting story of a bunny s imaginary game of hide-and-seek and the lovingly steadfast mother who finds him every time. This year we are celebrating the 60th anniversary of this timeless picture book.
Clement Hurd redrew some of his pictures for this new edition of the profoundly comforting story of a bunny’s imaginary game of hide-and-seek and the lovingly steadfast mother who finds him every time.
"Best of the Best" Children's Books 1966–1978 (SLJ)
Outstanding Children's Books of 1972 (NYT)
About the Author
Margaret Wise Brown, author of Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny, is one of the best-selling children's book authors of all time. Her unique ability to see the world through a child's eyes gave a new and enduring dimension to picture-book writing. Another Important Book is the companion to her classic picture book The Important Book, illustrated by Leonard Weisgard and first published in 1949.