The Country Bunny and the Little Gold Shoes (Paperback)
HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780395185575, 48pp.
Publication Date: April 3, 1974
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