Peter Rabbit's Happy Easter
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Peter Rabbit's Happy Easter

by Grace Maccarone, DAVID MCPHAIL, David McPhail
     
 

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This is the story of how Peter Rabbit became the Easter Bunny--with pictures by bestselling illustrator David McPhail! Now in board book format for the youngest readers.

Thinking it will please Mother, Peter Rabbit gathers excess eggs from his neighbors to give to her. When Peter accidentally knocks over several jars of paint, the eggs are splashed with all the

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This is the story of how Peter Rabbit became the Easter Bunny--with pictures by bestselling illustrator David McPhail! Now in board book format for the youngest readers.

Thinking it will please Mother, Peter Rabbit gathers excess eggs from his neighbors to give to her. When Peter accidentally knocks over several jars of paint, the eggs are splashed with all the colors of the rainbow.

But Mother Rabbit is not pleased, and she instructs Peter to return the eggs. He does so, delighting all the children of the neighborhood.

Inventing a new tradition, Peter Rabbit becomes the Easter Bunny.

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In his quest to please his mom, Peter Rabbit gathers excess eggs from his neighbors to give to her. Mother is not pleased. She insists that Peter return the eggs to their rightful owners; but before he can do so, Peter knocks over several jars of paint on his rejected gifts, splashing the eggs with rainbows of colors. When he returns the eggs, all the children of the neighborhood are ecstatic. And that, dear readers, is how Peter Rabbit became the Easter Bunny.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780545037846
Publisher:
Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date:
02/01/2008
Pages:
20
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
3 - 5 Years

Meet the Author


Grace Maccarone is the author of many children’s books, including Mother, May I?; Itchy Itchy Chicken Pox; and Bless Me: A Child’s Goodnight Prayer. She lives in Scarsdale, New York.

David McPhail was born on June 30, 1940 in Newburyport, Massachusetts. As a child, David was very imaginative and creative, pretending to be famous heroes and drawing what he imagined. In addition, he was addicted to books from an early age. He attended Vesper George University from 1957-1958 and the Boston Museum of Fine Arts School from 1963-1966. He has been an illustrator of children’s books since 1967 and an author of children’s books since 1971. He says he enjoys writing and illustrating as much as he did when he began.

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