Quiet Bunny

Quiet Bunny Cover

Quiet Bunny

By Lisa McCue

Sterling, Hardcover, 9781402757198, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2009

In this beautiful picture book by renowned artist Lisa McCue, Little Bunny discovers the importanceand pleasureof dancing to your own kind of music.More than anything, Quiet Bunny loves the sounds of the forest: the birds chirping, the wind whispering "shhhhh" through the leaves, and, especially, the night song all the rabbits listen to. But, one day, he wonders: "how can I join in"? Bunny wanders the woods asking animal after animalbut he just can t "ch-cheet" like the cricket, "ssssss" like the hissing snake, or "o-uuuu" like the howling wolves. But nothing feels just rightuntil Quiet Bunny finds the wonderful beat that's his and his alone.

About the Author
In the past 30 years, Lisa McCue has illustrated more than 175 books for children. Lisa s artwork also appears on fabrics, greeting cards, gift tins, wrapping papers, home decor and clothing. She was born in Brooklyn and now lives in Annapolis, Maryland. When she isn t drawing, she can be found on the water racing her sailboat or in the mountains skiing. She loves to read, sew, and bead and is involved in fundraising for ALS.

Praise For Quiet Bunny

"The text is full of onomatopeic words, often incorporated into the illustrations, creating a pleasing link between story and picture...a natural read-aloud, allowing kids to join in the telling of the story" -- School Library Journal