The Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes (Hardcover)

By DuBose Heyward, Marjorie Flack (Illustrator)

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780395159903, 48pp.

Publication Date: September 9, 1939

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (4/3/1974)
Audio Cassette (1/1/1999)
Prebound (4/1/1974)

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The country bunny attains the exalted position of Easter Bunny in spite of her responsibilities as the mother of twenty-one children.

About the Author

Du Bose Heyward (1885-1940) was the author of several books, including the critically acclaimed novel Porgy, which was the basis for Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess.

Marjorie Flack (1897-1958) was an author and illustrator of many children's books, including The Story About Ping and The Boats on the River, which received a Caldecott Honor in 1947.

Praise For The Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes

"It is difficult to believe that this very modern feminist tale was originally written in 1939. A gem of a fantasy in which kindness and cleverness win out over size and brawn."--Learning Magazine