The Runaway Bunny

The Runaway Bunny Cover

The Runaway Bunny

By Margaret Wise Brown; Clement Hurd (Illustrator)

HarperFestival, Board Books, 9780061074295, 34pp.

Publication Date: February 27, 1991

Description

Celebrating 75 years, The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown, beloved children's book author of Goodnight Moon, in a sturdy board book edition, perfect for little hands.

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. The sturdy board book pages make this edition of the beloved story perfect for babies and toddlers.

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