The Velveteen Rabbit

byMargery WilliamsIllustratorWilliam S. Nicholson

March 7, 2017|
The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams

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Originally published in 1922, The Velveteen Rabbit has delighted young readers for nearly a century. The story follows a young boy who’s given a stuffed rabbit as a Christmas gift. After the rabbit befriends other nursery toys, he comes to the realization that he wants to become a real rabbit. Eventually, the boy becomes ill and is relocated; his room is then disinfected and all the boy’s toys are thrown out, including the velveteen rabbit. The rabbit sheds a real tear causing a fairy to appear and turn him into a real rabbit.

In 2007, the book was named one of “Teachers’ Top 100 Books for Children” by the National Education Association. This elegant, affordable edition includes beautiful, full-color illustrations throughout the book from the original illustrator, William Nicholson. Each image accompanies the text to enhance young readers’ experience and immerse them in this captivating story.

Reprinted hundreds of times since its initial publication, The Velveteen Rabbit is a timeless children’s classic lets young readers experience the true magic of friendship, love, and being honest with oneself.
Margery Williams was born in July of 1882. She was an English-American author of numerous novels and children’s books, most notably The Velveteen Rabbit. She is also the author of The Little Wooden Doll, The Skin Horse, as well as many other highly regarded children’s works. She passed away in 1944, just before the end of W...
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Title:The Velveteen RabbitFormat:Paper over BoardProduct dimensions:48 pages, 10 X 8 X 0.5 inShipping dimensions:48 pages, 10 X 8 X 0.5 inPublished:7 mars 2017Publisher:Racehorse for Young ReadersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1944686460

ISBN - 13:9781944686468

Appropriate for ages: 5

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