Synopses & Reviews
This classic picture book is now available in an oversized board-book edition for the youngest child.
Celebrating 75 years, The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown, beloved children s book author of Goodnight Moon, is available in this beautifully designed lap board book to share over and over again. The sturdy board book pages and oversize trim size make this a perfect gift for babies and toddlers.
If you run away, said his mother, I will run after you. For you are my little bunny.
A little bunny keeps running away from his mother in this imaginary game of hide-and-seek. Children will be profoundly comforted by this lovingly steadfast mother who finds her child every time.
The Runaway Bunny, first published in 1942 and never out of print, has indeed become a classic. Generations of readers have fallen in love with the gentle magic of its reassuring words and loving pictures.
About the Author
Few writers have been as attuned to the concerns and emotions of childhood as Margaret Wise Brown (1910-1952). A graduate of Hollins College and the progressive Bank Street College of Education, she combined her literary aspirations with the study of child development. Her unique ability to see the world through a child's eyes is unequaled. Her many classic books continue to delight thousands of young listeners and readers year after year.
Muy pocos escritores de literatura infantil han logrado captar las emociones e inquietudes de la niñez como Margaret Wise Brown (1910-1952). Sus numerosos y ya clásicos libros y grabaciones continúan deleitando a lectores y oyentes de todas las edades.